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Tutorials and techniques 2

Sun Nov 18, 2012, 7:12 PM

It's time to refresh the tutorial journal! Added some new ones and removed those which, after some time, I found a bit misleading.
Below you'll find a list of tutorials I personally think of as the best on dA. If I have any problems with painting something I usually take a look at one of those.

Is there anything you're having troubles with? Need help looking for a good tutorial? Or maybe you'd like to see a video walk-through of me painting something?

I'm open for suggestions for what kind of tutorial/walk-through you'd like to see from me. If you're interested in anything, post your suggestions in the comments!

Poses, composition and perspective
Pose tutorial by shingworks Guide to Movement1:Flexibility by Majnouna Tutorial 12 ImagInAction by AquaSixio Perspective + Composition Pt.1 by fox-orian Perspective + Composition Pt.2 by fox-orian Composition 1 by photo-class Composition 2 by photo-class

Expressions and emotions
Emotions and Facial Expression by Majnouna Lackadaisy Expressions by tracyjb

Colour theory, selection and mixing VS light
Tutorial 10 How to have six' with colours by AquaSixio Blending Tutorial by acidlullaby Colour Theory in a Nutshell by Majnouna A Note on Light and Colour by toerning Gradient Tutorial by damie-m Global Lighting Tutorial by Angelus-Tenebrae color selection by oione How I See Color - A Tutorial by purplekecleon Unified Color Palette Tutorial by Cpresti

Human anatomy
Abdomination: How to draw beef by Coelasquid Hand Tutorial -Tips+Reference- by Qinni Facial structure tutorial 1 by DayDawnDusk Facial structure 2-Eyes by DayDawnDusk Ladies Tutorial by shingworks Fellas Tutorial by shingworks Hand tutorial by shingworks Foot tutorial by shingworks Big Guide to Drawing the Body by Majnouna Drawing Feet by Majnouna Thoughts on Wings by Uzlo Emotions and Facial Expression by Majnouna BTB head studies by Liol Eye Tutorial Resource by ConceptCookie Male Anatomy Patterns by Snigom Female Anatomy Patterns by Snigom Guide to Human Types part 1 by Majnouna anatomy dump 3 by kakimari

Romanticfae's Skin Tutorial by RomanticFae SKIN: a tutorial - Part 1 by navate SKIN: a tutorial - Part 2 by navate What Skin Colors? by Smirtouille  Skin Tutorial by acidlullaby

Animal anatomy
Drawing Birds part 1 by Majnouna Tutorial on creature design. by Rodrigo-Vega Canine v. Feline Anatomy Tut. by Daesiy Basic Animal Anatomy by Majnouna Animal Anatomy - Cats Part 1 by akeli Motion Reference 03 by ArnaTornwolf

Details and special effects
How to Draw Cloth - The Basics by JaneMere Various elements - tutorial by MinnaSundberg refraction by oione  Boiling from inside by oione how to create ice by oione patterned fabrics by oione

Photoshop functions, tools and tricks
Tutorial 6 Brush the difficulties away by AquaSixio Working faster in Photoshop by Duffzilla Tutorial: Preparing Lineart by Shinerai :thumb211053856: Photoshop Brushes Part One by ceruleanvii Wacom Starter's Guide 2011 by fox-orian

Walkthroughs to study
Inatten - steps by eilidh  
SLAVIC WARRIOR - Lesson PART1 by Sephiroth-Art
Knight_lesson by Sephiroth-Art
'Object Lesson' Walk Through by drak Tutorial 5 Many are calling for help by AquaSixio Tutorial 3 Let the sun shine in by AquaSixio Long Tutorial is Long by TastesLikeAnya Chronos process by Verehin paint breakdown by leventep  Alaric - process by dinmoney


A list of handy tutorials for digital art.
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Deep6Howl Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very useful! Thanks a lot! I added it to fav, so I can find it!
Mythic-Flame Featured By Owner May 9, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
HI this is heaps helpful! thanks! btw im starting a tutorial/help group is it ok if i post this up (full credit to you)
Chazmoxlegendz Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2014  Student General Artist
Wow thanks for the effort, I'm pretty sure most of us appreciate this Thanks!
SasusakuRose Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2013
wow, thank you La la la la 
SineMachine Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2013
thank you
britts-demesne Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for keeping this up. I need the help. : )
tokiratokia Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2013  Student General Artist
Thank u so much
ThE-PrOpH3T Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I think i'm in love.
xenide Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013  Student Digital Artist
thnx men
AzureInfinity Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2013  Student General Artist
Thankyou very much, Tanathe :3 This is a very helpful shortcut to all toots worth tooting ;3
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