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When should you call it done?

Today I will be discussing another issue that has been bugging me as of lately. When should you call your artwork done? Should you just call it finished and move on, as soon as possible? Or should you keep working until you are 99% satisfied? (For the sake of modesty,

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Digital painting

How to create a Grunge Effect in procreate

Another procreate tutorial for you today! Starting off with a small disclaimer: This post is about creating a grunge effect in digital painting. It does not fully cover how to apply a grunge effect in photography. (although the same philosophy applies there as well) So, what is grunge? Grunge is

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Art discussion

Should you use Custom Brushes?

Another popular debate today, regarding digital art. Should you use custom brushes? I did a digital painting the other day and I was very reluctant as to whether I should use custom brushes for the serpent skin texture. In the end, I indeed decided to use them. Not because I

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Brushes

Dispersion Tutorial in Procreate (+free brushes)

Creating a dispersion effect is a super easy, fun (and rather impressive I might add!) way to make an impact with your artwork. The technique is very common in photoshop. In today’s tutorial I will be explaining how you can create a dispersion effect in procreate, using custom brushes. Links

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Digital painting in affinity phot
Digital painting

Affinity Photo, how could I live without you?

Seriously now. Long story short: I am a web developer/designer who works (almost) exclusively on the iPad. The biggest challenge I face, is finding apps that actually do the job. For many years, I used procreate for non-vector design. I love the app, it’s solid, it is updated regularly (so

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Digital painting

Draw this again: Jennifer Lawrence / Mystique

Once upon a time I was a BIG cinema nerd. I am not any longer. I don’t know exactly what happened and how it happened, I just took a break from cinema when I had my two kids, and then, when I tried to come back, everything had changed. The

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Art discussion

The Case against Photorealism

I am usually untouched by negative comments, I have come to a point that I simply do not care. And I don’t mean it in a disrespectful way, that I do not respect the opinion of others. I do, I really do. I just cannot waste my energy, my time

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Drawing Harry Potter - outlines
Tutorials

How to get Perfect Proportions

Well, the other day I posted a video tutorial on YouTube, on how to get perfect proportions, and like a total dork that I am… I forgot to update my blog! So, here is the written version. Better late than never, right?! How to get “perfect” proportions is a question

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Alpha Lock vs Direct Select
Digital painting

Alpha Lock vs Direct Select in Procreate

Today I will be explaining how I use “Alpha Lock” and “Direct Select” in procreate, two features that are indispensable if you are serious about drawing/designing in procreate. They can make a great difference, allow you to work faster, and are super easy to use! So, what is “Alpha Lock”?

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How to create a rain brush in procreate
Brushes

How to create a Rain Brush in Procreate

How to create custom brushes is a question I get asked all the time. So here I am, spilling all my secrets! Today I will be showing you how to create a simple rain brush. Generally, there are many ways to create a brush, but I will be showing this

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