|Tools of the Trade~by Calista
The drawing tools that Calista normally uses, and suggestions for inking pens, erasers and paper.
Color Pencil Guide~by Calista
How to Draw Beaks~by Calista
|Ink Preparation~by Calista
Learn two methods for getting your hand-inked drawings ready for computer coloring in Photoshop: One for if you want plain black lines, the other if you want colored lines.
Computer Inking with Photoshop 5.0~by Seline
Text Effects with Photoshop 5.0: Creating Fire Text.~by Seline
Text Effects with Photoshop 5.0: Creating Ice Text.~by Seline
Water Reflection with Photoshop 5.0~by Calista
Oval Thumbnails with Borders using Photoshop 6.0~by Karla
|3D Thumbnails in Corel Photo-Paint 8~by Cassandra
Add some dimension to your thumbnails.
|Portfolio Tips~by Calista
Planning on working at a comic book or animation company? Perhaps wanting to apply at a college? Use these as standards to go by.
Anime/Manga Head Construction~Scanned Image