Photo bashing or free hand painting – QnA episode 12
Tim Trowerz
Are there advantages to photo bashing or should free hand be used in preference?

artofE Paradice
have you ever had to step away from a piece because you got frustrated with it? and what do you do when you are stressed out?

Hai xia.. Thanks for the tutorial and awesome vids… I have a question about blending colors in photoshop.. I can’t get the hang of it.. Can you give me the tips like what should i with the brushes… do i play with the opacity and flow or do i just keep it at 100%.. Sorry for the long question.. Thank you very muchh…

Monster Queen 707
Should try to master traditional art before I try to move to digital or hold I try to balance my practice between both?

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- Xia Taptara (黃曉聲 Huang XiaoShēng), currently a freelance concept artist for games and films, formerly a character concept artist for ArenaNet/NCsoft (GuildWars & Guildwars 2). I also work on various projects for Game of Thrones, Square-Enix, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Fight Games, Disney Interactive, and many publishers & clients. I use Wacom Tablet Intuos and Photoshop CS2,3,4,5 to do most of my professional art work. I use pencil, pen, and traditional medium in my free time. I founded ( in 2007 to motivate myself to create more and better art. Also I get to draw and paint whatever the hell I want to. Hopefully I can inspired some young soul and old soul alike. *QUESTIONS & COMMENT: PLEASE POST THEM ON THE BLOG. Business Inquiry please e-mail me.