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Illustrators typically create pictures for books, magazines, and other publications and for commercial products such as textiles, wrapping paper, stationery, greeting cards, and calendars. Increasingly, illustrators are working in digital format... More >>
Have you ever had trouble figuring out what the heck your Illustration clients actually want? Whether they’ve worked with an Illustrator before or not, it can often be difficult for your clients to put their thoughts into words... More >>
Mount your paper on a foam board. It gives a sturdy flat base to work on, plus it’s light and easy to cut to any size. It alos gives you the option to use whatever kind of paper you like, whether it’s bristol, watercolor, or drawing paper. This is how to make an illustration board... More >>
Looking to create the perfect image on Photoshop, spice up your graphic design portfolio, learn new photo manipulation tools or just have some fun? We’ve selected 15 fresh new Photoshop photo effect tutorials... More >>
Being a professional artist is as much about tenacity as it is about talent. Just because you have the creative ability to mold perception and shape moods using color, light, and sound, doesn’t mean you have what it takes to make it as an artist. In fact, being creative and being talented is rarely very lucrative... More >>
Learn how to make up a successful online portfolio website, get artist recognition and promote your work... More >>
Most professional Illustrators believe spec work to be a bad idea. And in most cases, they’re right. More often than not, working on spec hurts your business and wastes your valuable time and talent as a creative professional... More >>
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