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What do you personally do to get better?
I do figure drawing, revise anatomy, study artists, maybe pratice stuff like clothes.

I don't know what I should be doing or if there's a certain way to things i should going about this.
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I just draw.
Firgure drawing and studying photos, breaking down elements
I do pretty much the same, I try to study what I'm constantly struggling with cause it's too easy to let it slip and mindlessly do more figure drawings and not actively improve on what I lack.
A rare piece of good advice I got from here was to not just study vaguely but also out of necessity while working on a project. ie if I wanted to start a project based around mecha beetles I'd start doing studies of both, and also draw some motherfucking medabots, but spend half the time just making my own shit so that I can keep track of what I'm lacking in.
Usually a theme of studies for a month or two like anatomy or value. Then broken down into weekly projects to apply what I learned as well as an overarching monthly or seasonal project to give me guidance for my weekly stuff such as a world building project
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I try and do studies of art pieces I like from artists I like

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I've accepted my fate of being permabeg in figure drawing, Ill stick to landscape and architectural drawings...
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You aren't permabeg drama queen
You still need people when drawing manmade stuff like architecture.
Anyway,can you post your work?Just to see what is being permabeg at figure drawing to you?
My drawings look stiff and my characters I draw look obese for some reason
Everytime I start a book on figure drawing I give up and stop. I mean I can copy from reference 1:1 and itll look decent enough but Ive accepted that Ill always be /beg/ in this matter and Id rather focus on the stuff Im good at
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we're all gonna make it brah.
go to z-lib.org and get a book on figure drawing.

I also help run a small art discord and I've shilled here before. dont know if it's against the rules to do so but I'll post the invite here.
Didn’t you already show us these in May? Have you drawn anything new?

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Be sure to bother patch about registration to put your art in:

Post-free dice rolling tool that you'll ignore:
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How is this not a free art request thread for /tg/? We know they use this to get free art for their board.

Commission artists like normal people you scum.
Youre probably not wrong because not a lot of critique happens in these threads but I appreciate the variety more than the "draw this in your style" threads.
Gen 1 > all

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I learned more in the first 40 pages than i have in several art books throughout my life
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He is a meme but it's because his shit is the bare minimum and anyone serious about learning has at least skimmed through the plates. With any of this shit you're better off wasting a couple of hours checking it out instead of being a retarded fucking /beg/ who thinks he they're allowed to have an opinion and missing out on legitimate chances to learn something.
yeah yeah good for you and all but wtf happened to that poor pie or whatever that thing is, clean your shit op holy crab
It's aged cheese cake, if you've never tried it then you're missing out. People who eat fresh cheese cake are insane and impatient.
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based gmi anon. Loomis is the best
>blue cheese cake

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>all those 13-14 y old digital art masters
I-I can't... I'm so much behind... I'm old and soon the ai will take over digital art wither way. I just lost all motivation. How are this kids getting so good so fast?
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It's easier than ever to learn how to draw/facilitate digital painting styles. 10 years ago no one knew what the fuck a tablet even was, or that it was possible to use photoshop or software besides MS Paint. Now everyone's got access to what was only premium state of the art hardware and software right out of the womb. You take a middle schooler and give them a few summer vacations with SAI/Clip Studio and they're making stuff like this easily.
>Grow up kid
Mm okay tranny?
Still no replies
This is the correct answer. Anon will suck at everything for the rest of their life and blame everyone but themselves as to why.

Trips confirm.
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I always laugh when I see people bitching about "muh zoomers" on this board
imagine the cognitive dissonance required to believe in zoomyboomy dichotomy when you get dabbed on by kids half your age in the primary skill you practice.
this isn't fucking /v/ or /co/ where having a bunch of useless esoteric trivia memorized makes you king of the manchildren
all they can really do to cope is spout buzzwords like "soulless" and jerk off to their "patrician" classical/academic art they'll totally make one day

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Post art that you like and inspires you
post your art or your comics if you dare and help each other grow and nurture these styles
Comic books, old advertisements and commercial art in general are welcome here.
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I'm working traditionally and wanted to start drawing without needing a sketch, just the lineart, kind of like what KJG does (not at thaaat level, but you get me) any guidance or advice? i've heard of "imagine the figure in mind and then trace it" but cant recall well
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Start by drawing different views from references. If the picture shows a front pose, draw a back pose.
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Have the mannequinized figure in your head and imagine how it fits into a box with divisions. Get good at drawing at that directly to start.
Learn to draw all the basic shapes, it will make it easier for to draw anything
So you want to draw formulaic gimmicky stuff but you also want to do it without going through the trouble of first building the enormous foundation that KJG has? Okay

Kim Jung Gi is an anomaly even among top tier artists. Very view approach art with the same techniques he does.

I think it's kind of a poisonous attitude that to be professional level you have to do what he does.

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Website for clothing and poses references

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take that hoarders and use the time to draw what you download for once in your lives
Fair enough. You got me on that
What the fuck is wrong with you people. Its just a porn site that uploads pirated content to free hosts. All of the content is available on panda or via torrents if you aren't a complete ape.
What is panda?
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Search panda on /h/, I'm not writing a 4chan post on how to find porn on the internet.

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Deadass, how can I meet a horny artist gf who accepts me and my fetishes as well as appreciates my art?
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Women now usually have higher incomes than men, so you see a lot of relationships where the guy works some manual labor or fast food job, while the girl is making 6 figures as a nurse or some specialized field.

No, anon,
>all women are the exact same way, have exact same preferences, exact same life and if you're different from it, you're a troon
And then they wonder why they live and die single
By not being ugly, short, and autistic
join our discord server to get an artist gf.
>the girl is making 6 figures as a nurse

Is any of the shit relating to color wheels, complimentary colors, split complementary, and all that stuff about color theory even remotely scientific or used at all? You almost never see it used and the few times it's used to any reasonable extent it ends up looking like a garish mess of colors like pic related from dohna dohna(which is fine, but still).
yes they are used, colors don't need to be highly saturated to be complimentary
Fibonacci spiral tier meme
values and directing eyes to point of interest are the only things that matter

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Beg tier if you didn't use reference <3
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>Now I'm fuckable
Haha yes, so true, I love her hair!!

A man of taste, who likes exotic beauty <3
White niggas are not exotic. LOL
equally bad, the one on the right has a cringe bonus for arrogance and for adding stickers.
>The nose isn't hooked enough for me.

post christian art you have made, post christian art you like by others, and discuss christian art and all topics relating to Christianity.
(remember: the king of the universe loves you, and gave you the gift to draw to bear fruit.)

also i came across this really cool christian album that is inspired by c.s Lewis mere Christianity and covers themes about how stories encode the human experience and how the bible is the greatest story ever told, give it a listen from the start to the end in order, if you need a starting point to make some art it might inspire you to make some christian art the same way it inspired me: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvidvObBfQE&list=OLAK5uy_n0G3Tow2He0OgxnS6kso1zh-O14ICLe3U
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let us know how your work turns out when you get the chance.

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IF YOU ARE A /BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Use this thread instead of making new threads or post in the Drawthread with fundamental exercises.


RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com

OFFICIAL /beginner/ discord: https://discord.gg/NEvadBwK

READ THE FUCKING STICKY: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj

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Hello. I am thinking about learning sculpting. I would like to sculpt people in marble one day. How would you recommend to start?
By buying marble
I have difficulty at the moment combining the 2, this study is just to understand forms
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I'm slow as fuck, sorry.
I think I'm starting to catch up with the basic ideas of how to do it, but I'm eyeballing pretty much everything there is, so I'm feeling very iffy on the precision of proportion and how well I even mange to follow the perspective. Thanks a lot for the study material.
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My best attempt. I work with the Loomis method.

Why is the paint bucket/magic wand so awful?
>the most advanced ipad art app
my ass, even medibang has a better paint bucket and that shit is free, if you draw a circle and there is literally a single pixel that isnt aligned it will paint the entire canvas, its also emtremely time consuming to needing to drag the fucking icon everytime you want to paint a section.
How could they fuck up such a simple thing?
The worst thing is they dont recognize it as a problem and dont want to address it.
I just switch to CSP or medibang if i need to fill in something with color.
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Went from trashing this $1k toy to using it full time for several months.
The more you use Procreate the quicker you realise just how limited it really is.

You cant clipping mask to a grouped folder.
You cant mask a grouped folder
Cant change opacity of a grouped folder
Brute force layer limit, without content sensitivity.
Brush sensitivity blows out too quickly no matter the curve.
Brush tapering is inconsistant and doesnt follow any logic.
No none destructive adjustment layers, for colors and such.

Its a well designed apple toy. I'd suggest getting what >>5527710 said. Its not as macfaggy and retard proof, but it is much more powerful and is actually updated constantly, not once a year.
fok off
What if you’re someone that doesn’t really use any digital trickery and draws almost everything manually, does it even matter then? I’m too lazy to learn how to use all these programs and shit, getting better at drawing seems like an simpler alternative
I’ve tested both and I honestly just prefers how Procreate feels smoother to use. I do switch to art studio for filling big stacks of colors and outlines.

Also, I already have my precise brushes workflow on Procreate.

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I don't know about other people but years of this made me a mouse drawing god.
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