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Let me guess... You need more?
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>>7200823
this doesn't work at all if you're shit at copying

I will never touch keys to drawing again, it made me vomitw from doing hours and hours of exercises that never improved my sklls
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>>7200823
>Let me guess... You need more?
How can this help me to create pocket universes?
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>>7200823
>Draw the rest of the fucking owl
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>>7201129
You missed the point of the fuckin' book anon
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>>7200823
THAT'S IT I'm doing fwap just to get filtered like everyone else. I'm feeling left out

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How do you get this good at painting? This is not about perspective, or anatomy or anything like that. This is not in any textbook, how do you figure out how to make paintings like this? Are there "fundies" for appeal?
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>>7198106
>It doesn't read well at a distance.
Yes it does, retard.
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>>7198106
It looks much better than what you just posted.
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>>7198106
the only reason you think thats better is because its by some old dead fuck, it doesnt even look good and from a thumbnail. you cant even make out that its a centaur because the fucking values blend completely into the background
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>>7200094
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>>7200099
Your taste sucks but that's not unusual so don't feel bad.
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>>7191818
If you find that image appealing, does it mean that you're gay?

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been drawing with a mouse for 3 years. never looked back. pens and pencils are archaic 18th century bullshit. computers exist and we should use em.
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>>7202008
i have a hypnotism fetish
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>>7202048
They used to use sheep to cut grass.
Computers are electric sheep
Dream about it.
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I was handed Photoshop 5.5 back in the late 90s, and I had a blast playing with it to get some semblance of understanding its functionality. Then I made pictures with it,then decided how to incorporate PS into my art. I made a 16 page story to teach myself how to craft comics by assembling processed drawings into panels. I still don't know what half the buttons and commands do,even though I found a manual 30 years later, but I know enough to accomplish what I.
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>>7202009
We must bring him back somehow

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>>7202367
my brother in christ what the fuck does this mean.
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deep
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join the 41%
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>>7202375
just something I noticed with the eyelashes

For me it's this one, which is just https://twitter.com/saltiecattoz/status/1786168924901429299 + tiny amount of lens blur + Looksbuilder
Granted Spongebob cels don't look The Matrix
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>>7196534
We had a thread discussing this a year ago (June 12th), really fun back and forth.
https://warosu.org/ic/thread/6697869
I'm gonna derail the thread, as I feel like everytime I see a thread like this it's the same stuff.
What makes fake cel's work is really embed compression. You watch something like PBJ Bears, Project Geeker, or 2 Stupid Dogs, shows that don't have a 4K 33mm film stock blu ray rerelease/remaster. It's done on film, but the film grain isn't screaming at you in textures. The cel shadows aren't present because the bitrate compression of the image is coming from a
>film > master tape > tv broadcast > digital transfer
pipeline.
What always intrests me with this stuff are those trying to imitate but have knowledge of compression. Not slavishly trying to go for an aesthetic
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0adoiAjyzw
https://twitter.com/joemations1015/status/1716372635230319028
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvqXRFPU_aQ
And with this, the image compression isn't being used as a shorthand for lack of knowledge of later era 20th century animation. It's being used to compliment what's already there. Which is what makes it work

>inb4 you're falling for bait
don't care
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buy an ad
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>>7199508
>https://warosu.org/ic/thread/6697869

Not many people actually use the record to VHS method, except for this guy

https://twitter.com/Mex0n37/status/1738720448270172244

And even then he doesnt do animations of his own, just screenshots
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>>7196534
Mine, where I actually made a cel by printing my scanned lineart onto a transparency sheet and painted it. It has my sooper secret oc though so you can't see it.
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theres a guy that used to go by dustin_studios that would make these simpsons lookalike frames but looks like he privated his account. i always envied how authentic his stuff looked

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Give it to me straight. How hard is it to learn Japanese, and to becoming a professional mangaka, serialized in a weekly or monthly magazine?
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>>7198551
>You will never learn Japanese for starters
learning a language is the easiest step. drawing and writing are much harder skills to learn, imo
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Very hard, you can do it but you will probably never work for a big magazine, most non japanese mangaka do straight to tankobon short stuff or very short series, its easier becoming an animator thanks to twitter but the pay is shit (it can get better if you have experience but not so much)
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>>7197103
Why would anybody here know how to answer any of this? Are you really this fucking retarded LMAO?
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>>7197103
A big nosed italian man did it while on that Terrace House show
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peppe_(artist)
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>>7201426
Being ESL is a badge of honor.
Being not a JSL, but an aspiring JSL is just pathetic.

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No one is reviving the thread and I think it's so sweet that /ic/ has a space for this, so I guess it depends on me now
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Bemp
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WIP
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I cant draw like the others so my drawing looks emotional but the origin is actually fun
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>>7202162
Looks like 2 people looking at the starts. The one on the left seems to be a fatty (likely op), and the one on the right skinny (probably a child op kidnapped)
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>>7202160
Still better than Howie will ever be :)
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>>7202160
>looks emotional
nah it looks like you don't know what you're doing. just because you use emotion doesn't mean it will read as emotional.

just keep drawing and finding critiques and one day you will learn to draw better than the others
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>>7202160
dont listen to anyone here and what they may say if you are having fun keep going
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>>7202315
This advice would be valid -IF- op wasn't fishing for attention. But he is, so fuck him and his pre-pre-/beg/ """"emotional""" scribble bullshit.

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>There is one thing not to do, and that is simply to drift along with the daily routine, making no extra effort. You will soon find yourself middle-aged, having done nothing more than routine jobs, and being little farther along than you were years ago. The extra effort is the difference between the great mass of mediocre artists and the comparatively small group of very good ones.
>And in Art, study can never stop. You will find sketches galore in the studio of the good man, with the paint quite fresh. The mediocre artist's sketches are old and dusty.
>I have seen so many middle-aged artists still hoping, whose samples are frayed at the edges, and thumb-marked with time. Sometimes it has been a matter of years since they sat down and actually did something to give their hopes any promise. They are plodding their lives away at something they hate, and doing nothing about it. These are the men who never seem to have had a chance. The truth is, they never seized a chance.
- Andrew Loomis, Creative Illustration

/Studies/ General is all about improving your art and never settling for mediocrity. Every artist is a student, forever and ever. Anybody, from beginner to pro, can post here. Any style is accepted. Critiques are welcome and encouraged. Let's make this a productive thread!

Read the fucking sticky: http://www.alexhays.com/loomis/

Recommended Resources:
https://hackmd.io/7k0XRnIQR6SValR77TDfZw?view

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After 7 months of forced nodraw, I'm about to restart Marshall's Bridgman Bootcamp.

Please wish me luck anons...
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Is it still a study if you changed some things?
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>>7200753
Ref
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>>7200753
Really, it's what you're supposed to do.
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Skeleton/Skull studies

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Do you ever feel attracted to what you draw? Do you ever draw for the sole purpose of titillating yourself?
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>>7200830
yes
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I don't think I'd ever be able to have sex with my OCs they're like children to me. But when I draw other characters I always think about how erotic they are
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>>7201785
I'm not homosexual, but I can appreciate any kind of art, because I can use my brain to focus on the artistic skills without being afraid for my sexuality.
The problem is not that we are faggots anon, the problem is just that you're dumb as fuck.
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i don’t get not being turned on by what you draw.
>draw something you think is sexy
>the drawing is something that arouses you
>you look at it
>you dont get turned on
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Sexual tension has appeared in my recent work. And it's interesting to explore that with these characters. I also did a picture of her lying back spreading her cunt lips,with a smile daring her viewers to admit titilation. And I suppose that titilates me.

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I think I’m a passable beg but I want to see if I can draw *anything*, not just what my smooth brain can come up with
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>>7202277
not anymore, she is fat now
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>>7202278
:^(
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Draw a girl gifting her dried umbilical cord to a man with a mango for a head
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>>7202278
Way hotter tb h. perfect if she didn't get the boobjob
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>>7202295
she took them out recently

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Got high and drew this today
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>>7202245
Drawing on an iPad with an Apple Pencil is weird and I'm rusty, be nice.
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And here comes the litany of excuses.
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>>7202252
Can I say baka on this board...
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>>7202255
of course you can say baka on this board senpai desu
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:(

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>construction and anatomy is useless for ani-ACK!!
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>>7201218
>>make a box reference
literally retarded lmao
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>>7199273
Because in most versions of that style the face warps as it turns anyway, because you need to see as much of the eyes and mouth as possible for the character to still emote. It's not a real anatomy and there's no real skull underneath, just rules of where to place the eyes and mouth and what the ratio should be between them, on simplified shapes that behave less like the body and more like a solid object like a car. If you can draw a realistic eye or mouth you can still draw those scaled to an anime face. But an anime face itself, especially so for the moè style faces, is not a real face, and it will be considered "ugly" the more realistic it looks, instead of being "better", whereas with almost any other part of the body more realism is generally viewed better, e.g. hands, feet. It's almost like religious iconography in that it has to depict the unreal in an accurate way or else it is poorly made.
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>>7198962
The fuck is that stiff-ass pose lmfao. I bet that's from a westoid artist
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>>7198966
Did you forget every weeaboo who wanted to work for anime studios?
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>>7198992
>good luck going through that process when you're on a deadline
that's why you practice the basics a ton when starting out and some artists still do boxes and skells in their daily routine anon, to get them ingrained into your brain. that way when you have a deadline and have to work fast you'll still have the underlying foundation to do it at a level of quality.

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Anons, I want to start drawing NSFW but I don’t want to associate it with my main blog because I’m starting to get freelance work from companies that cater to children and teenagers.
Am I being paranoid by thinking someone will eventually find my NSFW blog and make a retarded call-out post?
How do you keep your main blog and your NSFW blog separate without anyone finding out? Should I learn a new language to larp as a non-Westerner or something?
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>client starts sending you nsfw art
>uuuuh is this yours?
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>>7201994
this has never happened, its just retards trying to scare you OP.
Every artists worth their shit has an ALT where they draw loli porn.
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If you're really worried, just make a NSFW under a different name. You don't have to go out of your way to hide your identity, as anyone who knows your art style will immediately recognize it, but don't go saying "This is the NSFW blog of [person]" either. Simply don't acknowledge it. Most people in the art community will understand and play along.
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>>7202110
considering OP is a raging lolicon i don't think anybody will play along with them
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> the art of war is based on deception
Pretend to be six different people

Exactly how many hours, days, and recourses until I can draw a fox like this?
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>>7198856
press V for VIVA
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>>7198933
Yes.
There’s no point in trying when “every artist has their own style”
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>>7170249
it's always funny when beaners act like they're better than niggers at all kek
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>>7200377
but enough about you
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>>7175757
This looks like if Avery was a milf in her early 30's.
Still very nice though.


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