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Apologies (from my Patreon page)

I have to apologize, this week’s reward is going to be late.  I have had a very busy day and did not get as much done on the tutorial as I had planned.   149 more words


How to create a circle in GIMP

Ellipse Select: make a circle

Select > Border: enter the width

Edit > Fill with FG Color


Well, What are Your Thoughts? (from my Patreon page)

I was talking to someone about art recently after I showing them my newer digital work and they mentioned they felt digital painting was to paraphrase “cheating”.   586 more words


3 cool things about sucking at photography

When I first bought my Nikon DR3300 DSLR camera, I had no idea I would dig it so much.  I can’t say I know what I’m doing or that I have any skills as a photographer.  590 more words


Building a Painting (from my Patreon page)

There are certain processes I have come to follow when creating a digital painting.  First and foremost for me is to draw the individual elements.  At one time I would have tried to set them on the same piece of paper and worked with them where they were, not allowing myself the freedom to rethink the layout of the final image.   425 more words


Thankful (from my Patreon page)

One of the things I am very thankful for in 2016 is Gimp 2.8.  Not just the program but the people who created it and gave it away free, the people who improved it without asking for anything, and the people who maid YouTube videos on how to use it.  138 more words


Another $5 Reward Posted to my Patreon Page

I just wanted to mention that I added another $5 patronage reward to my page.  The post details the struggles and successes I had in creating the cover for the Mystics and Misfits.   38 more words