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How to Draw Characters | Learn to Draw Characters like a Pro

In Art, Tutorials by Toni Justamante Jacobs

Characters are the first thing that I remember drawing when I was a kid. Back in the day, I used to copy my favorite TV cartoons: Goku, The Mutant Ninja Turtles, Macross, and many others. When I grew up and wanted to draw my own characters I discovered that this wasn’t as easy as I thought.  Character development is a …

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The Best 11 Online Art Courses If You Are on a Budget

In Art, Review by Toni Justamante Jacobs

Nowadays, many more companies and organizations are requesting the services of professionals, in the aspects of graphics illustrations, comic artistry, concept developments, and some other representational art scopes. In order to fulfill the conditions for a possible hire in any of these fields, the individual must have learned and possibly mastered a number of relevant art courses that would make …

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TOP 20 ANATOMY BOOKS FOR ARTISTS IN 2021

In Art, Artists by Toni Justamante Jacobs

Making drawings of the human body without adequate knowledge of anatomy can be likened to playing a game without making use of the rule book, which could be very confusing and frustrating. But with the right guidelines, you can become a pro at the game because you have grasped the techniques and dynamics. Anatomy is really specific and requires an …

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What is Space in Art? — How to use it

In Art, Artists by Toni Justamante Jacobs

Usually, when you represent real-life objects on a two-dimensional surface your purpose is to make it look like it is in three dimensions. You would want your work to come to life at any viewer’s sight. And this is where space in art plays an important role. When your art can depict space or create an illusion that there is …

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12 PAINTER BRUSH PACKS YOU DON’T WANNA MISS (FREE|PREMIUM)

In 2DBrushes, Artists by Toni Justamante Jacobs

One thing that is common with artists is that they create art, now I know that might sound cliché but art extends beyond just drawing, as it also involves various areas like painting, sculpture, and innovative writing. However, the main idea we are trying to represent here is artist use their skills to create something new. Similar to artists who …

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8 Krita Oils & Acrylics Brush Packs Free | Premium

In 2DBrushes by Toni Justamante Jacobs

If you are an oil or acrylic artist trying to replicate the same effect on your artwork, then you might want to download and use the Krita 8 brush set for your work. Krita has set itself apart in the world of digital art tools, and the brushes versatile, user-friendly, and available on most platforms. They allow the artist to …

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BEST 14 FREE GAME ENGINES FOR VIDEO GAME CREATIVES

In Apps and Software review, Review by Toni Justamante Jacobs

Playing video games has fast become one of the best ways for people to pass time. Anyone with a device, smartphones or laptops, can pass time during leisure by playing video games, which are equally as enjoyable as outdoor games. Creatives have now taken to developing video games as a source of income. In light of this, certain tools known …

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Best 25 Oil Painting Brush Packs for Procreate | Free & Premium

In 2DBrushes by Toni Justamante Jacobs

You cannot but admire the expression, strokes, beauty, and finesse in oil painting. However, as elegant as oil painting is, it is hard work. Well, until you download a free version or buy the oil painting brush pack from Procreate. If you are into oil painting and want a convenient way to get the lines and strokes without stress, then …

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Procreate vs Clip Studio Paint for iPad

In Apps and Software review, Review by Toni Justamante Jacobs

In time, creatives have been known to be people who practice their craft using paint, paper, pens, brushes, and other manual tools, depending on their area of expertise. However, with the advent of technology, a tool that has greatly influenced how we go about our tasks, Creatives such as; illustrators, concept artists, and digital painters have enjoyed the most significant …