Tutorial Index

This is an index of guides and tutorials I have written over time to help out my artistic peers.


Webcam Symmetry Over Painting.
A great way to do visual development of aliens and monsters when you don't know where to go.
http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2012/05/webcam-symtery-overpainting.html


Speed Painting Techniques Acts 1, 2 and 3
A series of articles talking about and showing how to do speed painting. One of my favorite  art exercises.

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2012/06/speed-painting-techniques-act-1.html

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2012/06/speed-painting-techniques-act-2.html

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2012/07/speed-painting-techniques-act-3.html

 Digital Freehand Inking in Adobe Illustrator 
No wacky pen tool, no wonky handle bars, and instant variation of weight of line. Only thing needed , a Wacom tablet or equivalent is required.

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/01/digital-inking.html


Color Blending, FX Brush Work and using photos for texture

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/01/color-blending-fx-brushing-and-photos.html


 Contrast in Context
An article that is about all the different forms of contrast and how they can affect a composition.

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/02/contrast-in-context.html


Golden Compositions
An article that explores all the various forms of using the golden ratio for a composition.

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/03/golden-compositions.html


Arkham: A nice place to Visit: My process 

A tutorial of my process

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/03/arkham-nice-place-to-visit-my-process.html

The Art of Critiquing 

http://tobiasartwork.blogspot.com/2013/03/the-art-of-critiquing.html