Artist & Illustrator

Lynda - Artist at Work: Developing a Composition  

Posted by U.N.Owen at May 20, 2015
Lynda - Artist at Work: Developing a Composition

Lynda - Artist at Work: Developing a Composition
328MB | Duration: 0h 34m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280x720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Beginner | Language: English

We asked illustrator Mary Jane Begin to create a brand-new composition from three (surprise) elements. The goal? To teach members how to think about composition in terms of visual interest and implied story. In these videos, Mary Jane creates thumbnail sketches to conceptualize the layout and chooses the thumbnail that best communicates the message.
Lynda - Artist at Work: Native American Tribal Illustration

Lynda - Artist at Work: Native American Tribal Illustration
773MB | Duration: 2h 42m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280x720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | Language: English

In Artist at Work, accomplished illustrator Von Glitschka takes members through the development of different types of illustrations—working from reference materials all the way to finished vector graphics. Join Von in this installment, as he looks at sample images of a Native American headdress, makes sketches, scans the final drawing into Adobe Illustrator, creates a vector work, and finishes the piece with color and shading.
Lynda - Drawing on the iPad with Adobe Illustrator Line

Lynda - Drawing on the iPad with Adobe Illustrator Line
English | Dec 08, 2014 | .MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 15&30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch | 237 MB
Genre: E-learning

Adobe Line concentrates the precision drawing tools you find in Adobe's full-sized application, Illustrator, into a nimble form perfect for the iPad. Find out why this smart iOS app has a lot of fans, including artist and author Tony Harmer. Join Tony as he explores Line and its many drawing tools. He introduces styluses and other hardware that artists might find useful, and covers topics such as working with color and integrating Line with other Creative Cloud applications.
Artist at Work: From Sketch to Finished Vector Illustration

Artist at Work: From Sketch to Finished Vector Illustration | 252MB
Duration: 1h 18m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 15fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 1ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | Language: English

Von Glitschka is known for his witty, colorful illustrations, logos, and design work. But how do his drawings make it from refined sketches to polished pieces? This installment of Artist at Work enables you to follow along with Von's coloring and shading process, as he transforms this vector-based graphic in Adobe Illustrator.

The Artist's Guide To Illustration - The Ultimate Tutorial Collection  Magazines

Posted by wall.enable at Feb. 17, 2014
The Artist's Guide To Illustration - The Ultimate Tutorial Collection

The Artist's Guide To Illustration - The Ultimate Tutorial Collection
English | 164 Pages | True PDF | 63MB

Get creative with a wealth of incredible tutorials for illustration featuring digital techniqiues in Photoshop and Illustrator, hand-crafted appraoches using pens and pencils – and how you can combine both practices for amazing results. Learn step-by-step as the world’s best artists reveal the secrets of their best work, so you can produce yours.

Artist at Work: Playing with Space  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mox1x2 at Feb. 14, 2014
Artist at Work: Playing with Space

Artist at Work: Playing with Space | 737.52 MB
Duration: 1h 6m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 29.970 fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Feb 12, 2014 | Level: Beginner | Language: English

If you can convince a viewer that there is depth in a flat image, you can increase the emotional resonance and believability of your artwork. In this course, professional illustrator Mary Jane Begin explores how color and contrast affect the illusion of space. Mary Jane shows how to choose a focal point for your image, use temperature to define your foreground and background objects, employ contrasting colors to create depth, and work with edges to create contrast. As with all Artist at Work courses, the techniques shown here can be applied to both traditional and digital media.

Artistic Painting with Illustrator: Object-Creation Brushes [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mox1x2 at Feb. 14, 2014
Artistic Painting with Illustrator: Object-Creation Brushes [Repost]

Artistic Painting with Illustrator: Object-Creation Brushes | 693.62 MB + 1.78GB/1.83GB
Duration: 3h 46m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 15fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 1ch
Genre: eLearning | Sep 19, 2013 | Level: Intermediate | Language: English

Discover how to paint and draw with Adobe Illustrator's powerful object-creation brushes. In this course, artist and author Sharon Steuer will show you how to use art brushes, pattern brushes, scatter brushes, and brush-like symbols to warp, bend, repeat, stretch, scatter, and distribute objects along a path, and quickly populate scenes with complex groups of objects.

Artist at Work: Complementary Colors  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mox1x2 at Feb. 12, 2014
Artist at Work: Complementary Colors

Artist at Work: Complementary Colors | 172.71 MB
Duration: 18m 32s | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 29.970 fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Sep 04, 2013 | Level: Beginner | Language: English

Take a look over the shoulder of an artist at work. Mary Jane Begin, an award-winning illustrator and Rhode Island School of Design professor, sits down at the drawing board and explains how complementary colors—colors on opposite sides of the color wheel—can make your art, illustrations, and designs more compelling and vibrant.

Artist at Work: Creating a Visual Hierarchy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mox1x2 at Feb. 12, 2014
Artist at Work: Creating a Visual Hierarchy

Artist at Work: Creating a Visual Hierarchy | 337.33 MB
Duration: 34m 54s | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 29.970 fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Sep 20, 2013 | Level: Beginner | Language: English

The human eye perceives objects in a scene in order of contrast. Tone, color, and glazing are used to establish this "visual hierarchy" in your art. Join award-winning illustrator and Rhode Island School of Design professor Mary Jane Begin back in her studio as she discusses tricks to achieve visual hierarchy. She starts by establishing value, or light and dark areas in the composition, and then shows how to use varying opacity and a limited color palette to further define the forms in a painting. Finally, learn how glazing can make your colors pop even more and shift the palette toward a warm or cool tone.

Digital Artist Collection Vol. N 1  Magazines

Posted by codehtcmail at Dec. 24, 2013
Digital Artist Collection Vol. N 1

Digital Artist Collection Vol. N 1
English | 228 Pages | HQ PDF | 196 MB

Master your tools and bring art to life
Showcasing some really inspiring artwork that draws upon industry-standard tools, techniques and software, this collection is perfect for digital enthusiasts and professionals alike. Detailed step-by-step guides cover a range of genres from pop art collage to manga illustration, showing you how to blend traditional print media with fresh digital styles, while experienced artists share the tips and tricks that compose their work. Photoshop - Create a distinctive style of art with Photoshop. Painter - Build, paint and create a striking scene in Painter. Illustrator - Design and draw vector artwork in Illustrator. iPad/iPhone - Produce art on the go with tablets and smartphones. Please note: Digital versions of the bookazines do not include the covermount items or supplements that you would find on printed editions.