I am back drawing again, after nearly two years of pausing where I was opening my new life in Sardinia. I moved in Sant'Antioco where me and my love opened a Bed and breakfast.
This time somehow helped me regain the love for draw.
I now draw in pencil much more than...
Again trying to find new ideas to draw, new emotions to illustrate, new images to submit... When you have more than one thousand images online you have to spend a lot of time to find something new to show.
So, you know, for Christmas my choice was... Something old!...
Been a busy couple few days for me and have not been taking pictures too much or working on processing some of my backlog due to other cvommitments. However it was great to log in this morning and notice I reached 300 files on line and 50 downloads over the weekend......
Recently I made my first Photoshop tutorial. It is about a simple way of turning sketches into paintings.
Take a look how simple pencil drawing became a magical spider tree :) Have fun)
From sketch to painting
I'm mostly an illustrator and have many pencil drawings in my portfolio. They have very different subjects: from fantasy dragons to common landscapes, but it's curious that often they (despite they variety) used to be found by the same keyword - sketch - and bought then....
Drawing with crayons is a usual child business, isn't it? But I tried them again, not long ago and can say that very interesting effects can be made that way, and it's really worth trying.
So there are some tips from me if you are eager to try:
1. Make a simple sketch...
Someone said that pencil in artwork is the same as piano in music. It's a base for everything. And for unknown reason I like it best of all. So as the black&white pictures and retro photos. When the only color is gray, nothing pushes your imagination, and you have more freedom...
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