Metal Gear Solid 2 – Artbook

Metal Gear Solid 2 – Artbook
English | Size: 133 MB
Category: Tutorial


Art of Metal Gear Solid 2 “Sons of Liberty” – Official Illustration Book
Publisher: Konami
Release: 2002
File: PDF / 147 Pages
Artbook of Metal Gear Solid 2 “Sons of Liberty” – contains official Illustration / Concept Art.

This is the PAL Limited Edition of the Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, for PS3. 8000 of these were made, in addition to 5000 for the Xbox 360. This version was exclusively sold at online UK retailer Zavvi.
The box itself looks nice: the most notable thing about it is the sheer size and the colorful print on it. It really catches your eye. [Read more…]

The Art of Sin City – Frank Miller

The Art of Sin City – Frank Miller
English | Size: 125.6MB
Category: Tutorial


Frank Miller’s Sin City has set the gold standard for crime comics, both for Miller’s unflinching stories and for his visceral, powerfully charged art. To honor the artist and his groundbreaking work, Dark Horse is proud to return Frank Miller: The Art of Sin City to print, now in an affordable softcover edition. An astonishing look into a master’s process, containing pieces both published and unpublished, and featuring items ranging from preliminary sketches to promotional pieces, this beautiful artistic showcase holds everything a Sin City fan, or connoisseur of fine art. [Read more…]

IDG Female Figure Fusion II Drawing And Painting Body Tutorial

IDG Female Figure Fusion II Drawing And Painting Body Tutorial
English | Size: 90 MB
Category: Tutorial


The most requested tutorial after the release the the First Female Manga Fusion. Now, here come the sequel (part II). This tutorial will show you more about anatomy for artist and how to intuitively apply them to refine you art work. If you are trying to improve your female drawing, rendering, and coloring skill, this tutorial is for you!
In this feature tutorial, you will learn to construct and paint a hybrid (fusion) style of anime/manga & semi- realistic painting sexy female figure/characters. In this tutorial , I will show you how to draw and paint a sexy female character. The main focus will be around rendering the frontal upper body (Torso), how to create action poses or gestures, and draw and render female’s back. In this tutorial you will find yourself further into the right mindset of how to create right feminine posture to accentuate the female attraction vibe. [Read more…]

Gnomon Workshop – Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Body

Gnomon Workshop – Dynamic Figure Drawing: The Body
English | Size: 3.6 GB
Category: Tutorial


In this DVD, David Finch reveals his step-by-step process for drawing the human body. He starts with simple tube form shapes, and then covers the placement of muscle throughout both the male and female bodies. David demonstrates how to pose a simple tube form effectively, allowing you to block-in and draw a figure in perspective and in a variety of poses. He discusses balance, posture and presentation, emphasizing line weight and lighting. Finally, David puts everything together and draws fully realized bodies with a variety of intricate poses, and a variety of proportions and details. This constructive drawing process teaches you to draw convincing human bodies without the need for tracing or using reference. [Read more…]

Tutsplus – How to Draw Animals in Perspective

Tutsplus – How to Draw Animals in Perspective
English | Size: 359.2 MB
Category: Video Training


Understanding anatomy isn’t enough to enable you to draw animals realistically. If you don’t understand perspective, you’re doomed to draw your creatures in dull poses, mainly in the side view.
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Pluralsight – Illustrator CC Typography

Pluralsight – Illustrator CC Typography
English | Size: 2.4GB
Category: CBTs


From logo design to illustration, from posters to signage, from brochures to menus, your text is meant to be read, to convey a message. It can’t do that if it isn’t legible, readable, and well styled. Achieving these results is the art of typography. In this course, Illustrator CC Typography, you will learn not only the hows, but also the whys and whens of typography. First, you’ll learn all about Illustrator’s precision type controls and the ways to use them to create intricately-styled short type objects and highly readable, perfectly adjusted paragraphs of text. [Read more…]

Mythology The Art of Alex Ross

Mythology The Art of Alex Ross
English | Size: 126 MB
Category: Tutorial


With art that looks like a hybrid of Norman Rockwell and Jack Kirby, artist Ross has become the preeminent painter of superheroes of his generation. This lavish coffee- table tribute puts him into a pantheon as exalted as the superbeings he depicts. The son of a preacher and an illustrator, Ross was always captivated by superheroes, but it wasn’t until he discovered the use of live models in art school that he was able to realize his visions of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the rest. Like Rockwell, Ross uses photographs to set up lighting and staging-a process documented in a section at the end of the book-and like Rockwell, he favors otherworldly lighting effects that somehow serve to make his figures more realistic. Like Kirby, he has an innate belief in the iconic power of superheroes that gives them a dimension far beyond the usual four-colored adventures. [Read more…]

Lynda – Learning Art Direction

Lynda – Learning Art Direction
English | Size: 1.30 GB
Category: Tutorial


The art director role is one that many designers aspire to. An art director is responsible for the overall vision of a design project: the concept, look, feel, imagery, messaging, and even editorial direction. It’s an impressive and well-paid job-if you have the right qualifications. Understanding exactly what an art director does can help you plan your career and build the right skills. Bonnie Siegler is a designer and the art director of many high-profile and diverse projects. Here she walks members through what an art director (AD) is, how it differs from being a designer, and the skills needed to be a good AD. [Read more…]

Lynda – Drawing with Photoshop Sketch 2017

Lynda – Drawing with Photoshop Sketch 2017
English | Size: 441.6MB
Category: Tutorial


Learn how to incorporate Adobe Photoshop Sketch, the versatile mobile sketching tool from Adobe, into your workflow. Follow Tony Harmer as he walks you through this updated drawing app for the iPad, showing how to navigate the interface and start and manage a project. He explains how to properly use drawing tools like the fine liner, brush pen, and smudge brush, and shares how to override brush settings and use Capture CC to make brushes for Photoshop Sketch. He also shares drawing assistance tips such as using the touch ruler and adding a grid, explains how to work with colors and layers, and breaks down how to use other applications with Photoshop Sketch. [Read more…]

Learn Squared – Intro to Matte Painting with Maxx Burman

Learn Squared – Intro to Matte Painting with Maxx Burman
English | Size: 9.1GB
Category: Tutorial


Learn to create breathtaking matte paintings using the same techniques as industry legend Maxx Burman. After studying the compositional foundations of the medium, Maxx will show you his techniques for turning quick concept sketches into production-ready matte paintings with realistic perspective, lighting, and atmosphere. Whether you’re an absolute beginner a or seasoned professional, there are a ton of simple, yet advanced techniques covered in this course to take your work to the next level.
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