Thanks for your honest opinion, I will definitely take that into consideration for the future. I’ve already been working towards filling the page more when I do flash, but I don’t have anything I want to share just yet. I’ll have more pics soon :)
I can see where a lot of the work would seem copied, as when putting a lot of the flash together I tried to stick to traditional themes and used references. Although there are similarities to a lot of other tattoos, I wouldn’t say I “print stole”. I still have a lot of learning to do and am currently taking classes at an art school to improve my…[Read more]
As someone who is also trying to get a start I don’t know all there is to know about this industry. However, there are a few things I’ve found that have educated me on it immensely.
My first suggestion is to not use all capitals (caps lock) when posting on the internet, e-mailing, or for communication in general. I’m not trying to be…[Read more]
I use watercolor paints & pencils, color pencils, markers & graphite on any of the works I’ve posted above. I think you echoed a lot of things I already feel about my artworks; I feel strongly about the ones you liked a lot & didn’t feel as confident about the ones you mentioned you saw problems with. I definitely agree about the…[Read more]
The Inkstar and Valturd kits arent very good. Their machines are very cheap.
I figured they wouldn’t be great, especially since the price for the kit isn’t a lot. But I just need some machines I can
take apart & put back together, learn to tune & use on pigskins/fruit for practice. I will not be going to human skin
with this…[Read more]
I just ordered the Inkstar Apprentice kit from Hildbrant last night! I’m really excited to finally have a machine in my hands to learn
how to properly tune and start on pigskins and fruit while I continue my search for an apprenticeship.
I don’t have a huge reference collection but I’m slowly building one, I’ll definitely give Todd Noble a look and maybe add to it.
I’m currently taking courses at an art college in Calgary with the intent to obtain a graphic design certificate of achievement.
And I have also taken an online course in BBP, which I know doesn’t…[Read more]