[a / b / c / d / e / f / g / gif / h / hr / k / m / o / p / r / s / t / u / v / vg / vr / w / wg] [i / ic] [r9k / s4s / vip / qa] [cm / hm / lgbt / y] [3 / aco / adv / an / asp / bant / biz / cgl / ck / co / diy / fa / fit / gd / hc / his / int / jp / lit / mlp / mu / n / news / out / po / pol / qst / sci / soc / sp / tg / toy / trv / tv / vp / wsg / wsr / x] [Settings] [Search] [Mobile] [Home]
Board
Settings Mobile Home
/ic/ - Artwork/Critique

Name
Options
Subject
Comment
Verification
4chan Pass users can bypass this verification. [Learn More] [Login]
File
  • Please read the Rules and FAQ before posting.

05/04/17New trial board added: /bant/ - International/Random
10/04/16New board for 4chan Pass users: /vip/ - Very Important Posts
06/20/16New 4chan Banner Contest with a chance to win a 4chan Pass! See the contest page for details.
[Hide] [Show All]


[Catalog] [Archive]

How do you effectively learn fundies?
14 replies and 2 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4211677
Yes, that's the most efficient way. It's like a flashcard, but with drawings.
>>
>>4212548
you're a fucking imbecile.
you're still a rookie trying to sound like a master
your mother should have swallowed your stupid ass before your autistic father was allowed to pollute the world.
>>
>>4211633
Apply pencil to paper. Draw circles and squares until they look like circles and squares. Use eyeballs to look around you and draw that shit until it looks like what you saw. Continue until you can draw everything you see. Dont come back to 4chan for 2 years if ever unless you really want to flip hamburgers for the rest of your life.
>>
>>4212660
Pyw
>>
>>4211633
grind perspective and gesture
then draw from imagination and for fun

alternate back and forth until drawing for fun becomes the norm
>>4211645
it's just a game

File: lTS-u1Iu_400x400.jpg (28 KB, 400x400)
28 KB
28 KB JPG
> Got out of an art rut from last year and post regularly now
> People irl know me as the cool art friend
> Online people I admire say my art is cool
> Still small but gaining followers at a consistant pace
> Will likely reach my follower goal for the year

I've had some good things this year guys, what positive things have happened to you and your art recently.
51 replies and 18 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4210818
thanks anon, hope you have a great weekend too : )
Nice that you got some commissions, someone liking your work enough to spend money to have their idea made by you is pretty cool! Also glad that you're working on expanding your artistic comfort zone, best of luck.
>>
I haven't read the whole thread but I love memes and funny things and you posting Kermit with every reply is so retardedly funny to me right now. I appreciate it. Good luck with the art mate!
>>
>>4212654
Thanks anon, just wanna give some good vibes to the board, funny vibes are just as good.
>>
File: 1565421524769.jpg (34 KB, 217x272)
34 KB
34 KB JPG
>>4204581
Based Kermit posting

Anyway, this year has been pretty well in terms of art, I got my hands on Clip Studio Paint and it's been a blast learning it. I really wanna try learning animation too!

Back in march I got closer with my online friends and it's been so good for me in terms of art, their support really helps me feel like every drawing I post is loved. I know it's not about the numbers, and mine aren't even that large but getting that confidence has given me more hope for art as my career.
>>
File: creami.png (370 KB, 853x853)
370 KB
370 KB PNG
No matter how bad my drawings are, my friends like them cause they like stuff that comes from my perspective

File: Tradthread.jpg (952 KB, 1051x1311)
952 KB
952 KB JPG
post paintings you did here, or drawings, or pastels, or whatevs
110 replies and 42 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4212535
olive oil and bread
get off this thread
i wish you were dead
put a gun to your head
never gonna make it
criticism, you cant take it
your skin is too brown
like venice, i hope you drown
>>
>>4212584
Brian's not bad, he just has to work on composition. I'd like to see him work with sable brushes for a while.
>>
>>4212583
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qrDlRsARwk

>Dekker's poetry entered into modern popular song (although almost unnoticeably) when some of the lyrics of the poem "Golden Slumbers", from Dekker's play Patient Grissel, were included by Paul McCartney in the Beatles' 1969 song "Golden Slumbers".
>>
File: IMG_20191116_235941_516.jpg (185 KB, 720x1423)
185 KB
185 KB JPG
>>4212098
Fair
>>
>>4212107
it's oil, I've got days and days

File: Kaiba Let me In.gif (645 KB, 500x300)
645 KB
645 KB GIF
Does anyone feel like wanting to gain clout/paid for your art has turned this hobby into a chore? I've been told it should be a fun and relaxing experience, and lately it hasn't felt that way.
>>
Yeah, I feel you. It's not the drawing itself, but work. I hate doing work. I'm so against it.

I went into a trade as a result. Simply because if I'm going to feel like I'm just doing work, then I'll just do work.

I've come to gain more social skills, confidence, competence, and work ethic.

Lately, drawing professionally doesn't seem as bad anymore. Thinking of maybe trying to do it. We'll see.

Journal thread?

Soliciting any images, ideas, materials, etc.
5 replies and 2 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: dads_diary.jpg (326 KB, 884x1500)
326 KB
326 KB JPG
>>
File: 14632873214.png (221 KB, 354x798)
221 KB
221 KB PNG
Not memeing here, how do I improve my handwriting? Seeing beautiful journals like this is making me all jelly.
>>
>>4211954
the only way is to practice calligraphy, buy a pen and print out basic exercise sheets, once you get a grip of the basic flow & rythm you can implement that into your handwriting
>>
>>4210790
such a cool font and layout. i'll never be able to make something that artsy
>>
>>4211954
For a journal, it should be personal, so as long as you can read it it should be fine. In fact, might as well just make your own secret writing system for it, who cares go wild, have cryptographers confused for years in the future, as long as you can read it that's all that matters

Anyone knows what's this framing thing that some japanese artist are using? I'm very curious about it
6 replies and 2 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4208668
>new layer
>drag WeirdFrame.png from the desktop to the canvas
>scale

Use your head, mate.
>>
>>4210204
who is it?? spill the tea sis!!
>>
>>4208671
Just make your own, it’s super easy. Paint on a boats, let it dry, scan it, open it in photoshop and use the wand tool to select the entire shape, overlay that on your illustration and delete the edges
>>
>>4211106
Board* not boat, fml
>>
>>4210204
I knew mods were fucking faggots. If you see this, then understand that only a worthless individual such as yourself would do it F O R F R E E

File: zdxfgdfgdffg.png (182 KB, 799x282)
182 KB
182 KB PNG
Help me /ic/!!!

I want to go to art school in England, but I hate normies, pretentious bullshit artists and people who don't really want to improve.

I can't move away from the bullshit area I'm in for good reasons...

what do I do?
15 replies and 3 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4212464
>not a party uni
>easy girls
>>
>>4212549
Supposedly there were three waves of modern art and most of what we hate is filed under contemporary art or post-modern figuration
>>
>>4212354
>people who don't really want to improve.
isnt this you, if you dont really want to go to art school just because people might be there?
>>
>>4212354
Don't go to artschool.
>>
Can you share your syllabus? Thanks

File: yasin.png (370 KB, 843x398)
370 KB
370 KB PNG
I think this man deserves a thread of his own just due to his stunning appeal in his characters these days. Post pictures that inspire the sycra style
1 reply omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4212588
When will this fad of drawing the most grotesque bright colored aposematism dyke rebel looking cunt end?
>>
File: Capture.png (434 KB, 427x743)
434 KB
434 KB PNG
>>4212656
come on anon you know you like it deep inside
>>
>>4212588
3d face 2d eyes dont mix
>>
File: 1559485203021.png (1.27 MB, 1636x1512)
1.27 MB
1.27 MB PNG
>>4212656
Don't blame the colors for his shittaste!
>>
>>4212588
/ourguy/?

File: DAD-FEOP.jpg (26 KB, 692x446)
26 KB
26 KB JPG
Last thread: >>4205508
>Link: https://dad.gallery/
>Backup just in case: http://last-artist-standing.herokuapp.com/

Rules
>Submit your artwork everyday (or your preferred frequency)
>The deadline for submissions is 23:59:56 GMT each day
>You should spend at least 30 minutes on each update
>Miss a day and you'll be alright, just keep going
>Have fun

>New thread is made whenever it is needed
>Please link to past thread
>Enjoy yourself.
>Please refrain from drawing sexual encounters with underage humans ;^) (a.k.a no child porn you sick pervert)

Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
19 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4211978
Photoshop hard round brush.
>>
>>4211984
Awesome, thanks!
>>
>>4211820
It gives me great pleasure knowing how ngmi you are even now. Kill yourself
>>
Has banana killed himself yet?
>>
>>4212709
You first ngmi

File: 1570217260620.jpg (203 KB, 850x1100)
203 KB
203 KB JPG
Thread for catchy or fucked up cover arts from 60-80ies. Post everything, be so: music covers, movie posters, video game covers, everything related.
20 replies and 15 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4210202
>furry
>pregnancy
>shota
>feet

Is this a trend fetish tutorial?
>>
>>4210493
I sure hope so. I haven't watched it yet.
>>
Nice, tomorrow I'll start a thread with old videogame covers. They are fantastic, hope they will inspire you.
>>
>>4210202
Look at the bear claw, where does his paw come from???
>>
>>4209735
Pure kino.

>>4209789
This is 100% comfy.

>>4210202
>>4212668
How did they fuck that arm up? Did the artist have a stroke when they did that part or what? How do you not just get in front of a mirror and cross your arms to figure it out?

File: 20191116_015032(0)-1.jpg (2.95 MB, 2132x2322)
2.95 MB
2.95 MB JPG
I started painting with acrylics like a week ago and have no previous experience with any trad media so I don't really know what am I doing. How do I blend the colors? How do I mix them? Do I do the sketch first and partially paint some features or do I paint completely over it and then make another sketch and paint on top of it too?

Please, do you know any artist that may have an useful tutorial or a book?

Thank you.
>>
>>4211145
I think there are some good books in the pdf sticky. I’ve been thinking about branching into trad paints too so I’ll bump this thread.
>>
>>4211145
Mixing them is the same as any paint, use a palette knife, or a brush and some water in a well on a plastic palette.

Blending is finding what works best for you - i used a crosshatching technique, or tried to glaze with matte medium, with varying degrees of success. (I personally do not care for acrylics at all) I would block in an area with the mid-tones, then work out the lights and darks, as block shapes, and then cross hatch color across the edges to blend.

As for constructing the painting - whatever works best for you. You can look for tutorials on YouTube, but like any painting medium, it's about putting the time in to find out what works best for you. Blending is probably the biggest reason most artists don't like acrylics, and turn to other mediums for work that requires a lot of it.
>>
>>4211145
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ib9Ob19PFoA

my suggestion would be to do a few thumbnails to figure out composition and value and pick the one you like best. also dont stop drawing

File: 1571635738145.jpg (262 KB, 669x800)
262 KB
262 KB JPG
Not quite beg but far from Pro? please use this thread to post daily studies, pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Previous thread: >>4163862


Feel free to post even the smallest exercise you have done to show you are still trying, or you literally are never going to make it


READ THE STICKY if you refresh your fundies.

Sticky: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj

Help others with constructive criticism.

Don't post obviously beg tier stuff and get mad when no one gives a crit. Developing your eyes to critique your own work is far more valuable than someone else's critique.
303 replies and 101 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4212728
Light it from the bottom because that's where the light source is, and shade from the top
>>
File: edit111719.jpg (280 KB, 720x900)
280 KB
280 KB JPG
>>4212728
Don't be afraid to push your values, especially in the horns. I can see you start out that way (legs, arm0 but when you break get further in with shading, I think you lose the contrast. I would push the colors too and cool down the shadows.

I'm not sure what kind of clothes she's wearing. Is it a one shoulder dress, or one of the straps just fell down her arm? If it's the latter, add more volume to the folds. Figuring out the clothing style will really help when defining the shadows. All those folds you rendered aren't helping much either. I would tone them down, at first at least.
>>
File deleted.
How do I improve?
>>
File: study003.jpg (53 KB, 1442x899)
53 KB
53 KB JPG
>>4213584
Immediately noticed fucked up chin, fixed now.
>>
>>4195444
Love the shapes, it thumbnails very nicely. I think the inside of her right eye is a little off? But outside of that I like it.

File: magic-poser.jpg (247 KB, 674x534)
247 KB
247 KB JPG
does anyone know a alternative to this app, preferly for the pc, since my phone sucks ass.
9 replies omitted. Click here to view.
>>
This app was better before they decided to rerelease the app with the more weeb looking models and "freemium" materials sersion.
>>
>>4211010

cheats like this is why you won't make it
>>
>>4211596
More like 20 hours. You can get a basic proficiency in a couple of weeks if you do a short tutorial a day
>>
File: 1462378086691.jpg (196 KB, 570x432)
196 KB
196 KB JPG
>>4211010
CSP with its 3d models or design doll. Also don't be a GIGANTIC FAGGOT and trace over it like a demented 1braincel mongoloid ape. Use it to check foreshortening and tricky perspective shots.
Fuck I fucking hate hacks that just draw over a 3d model, try to hide it (it's impossible btw unless you're actually good and know what to fix) and flood every platform with their shit while posting a description to the tune of "300 years of anatomy studies helped my progress~ I can't believe I can draw like this purely from imagination with absolutely no refs~"
I hope Dante's hell is real and they all end up in Malebolge (though I'd probably boil with my fellow degenerates in those comfy lava lakes too).
>>
>>4211975
> Also don't be a GIGANTIC FAGGOT and trace over it like a demented 1braincel mongoloid ape.
Are there really dumb people that do this?

Similar to pic related
16 replies and 12 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>
Bump
>>
File: 9.png (702 KB, 1280x1024)
702 KB
702 KB PNG
>>4208476
I vaguely remembet this CD that (maybe among other things) came with these three bird wallpapers, may have been some hardware driver
>>
File: 12H4g2sjp.png (486 KB, 1280x1024)
486 KB
486 KB PNG
>>4211679

File: loverofcreativitydone.png (587 KB, 672x759)
587 KB
587 KB PNG
I'm not good with lineart at all - I don't know why drawing is impossibly hard for me to do. My guess? Lack of practice. I just don't have a desire to do it, though. I hate myself.

Either way, I do like coloring and inking.
any anons wanna give me some shit to piss on and maybe practice refining my garbage skills?
11 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>4205475
You can try go with lineless art style

It's difficult to learn at first but will help your drawing much simpler once you get the hang of it
>>
I have the opposite problem you do anon. I have decent lineart but my coloring is shit. Teach me your ways
>>
>>4205475

Have you tried just practing construction and then doing line art on top. You don’t want to over do it as a crutch but it can help with developing the muscle memory rooted in understanding form to do line art more smoothly.
>>
>>4205475
embrace the "painting" method
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-Km-utNHrU
>>
>>4205909
Do you mean something like this? >>4211244
Or something else? If so, please provide an example.


Delete Post: [File Only] Style:
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[Disable Mobile View / Use Desktop Site]

[Enable Mobile View / Use Mobile Site]

All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective parties. Images uploaded are the responsibility of the Poster. Comments are owned by the Poster.