View Full Version : If you want to improve as an artist, jump right in here!

01-19-2010, 08:02 AM
This sticky thread collects the best threads that will really help you improve as an artist. A must read if you are serious about wanting to improve as an artist.

10 Top Tips to Become A Better Artist
Extremely helpful and eye-opening tips on what it takes to become a better artist.

Practice Practice Practice makes perfect...
Learn how to practice smart instead of wasting your time

Becoming A Better Artist – Critical knowledge and techniques for today’s artists
Details about the workshop taught by Robert "Lunatique" Chang, the guy that leads this forum.

Life drawing advice for beginner/intermediate artists
Dispelling some common misguided mentality and misinformation regarding the when/how/why of life drawing as a form of artistic training.

The dangers of "cherry-picking" from photo references
Explaining why it's a bad idea to cherry-pick from photo references, and how to properly create your own references.

The misconceptions of "speedpainting" vs. expressive brushwork
Explaining why most people have completely wrong idea of what "speedpainting" actually means, and how it differs from expressive brushwork.