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kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby kzuich » July 24th, 2017, 12:45 am

Hey everyone! :D

I like to work traditionally- mostly with Copics, sometimes watercolor brushpens, and Copic multiliners.
I just wanted to post some little artworks I've done because I enjoy sharing them with people!
Interestingly, although I -much- prefer to do illustrations in black and white, I actually have a lot of color pieces to share!

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This was a style test I did with Blue and red colored leads, and Copic Multiliner SP. It's for an upcoming comic project.

Speaking of color...Here are some Pokemon pieces I did last year with Copic markers. I was trying out a less conventional technique to color, check them out!
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Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium

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Cyndaquil, Quilava, Typhlosion

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Totodile, Croconaw, and Feraligatr

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An image of Pear I did in this style.

Nowadays, I like to do flatter colors and cel-shaded drawings. I usually put down a layer of color, allow it to dry completely, then lay down the darker colors.
Alcohol markers like to blend together when you use them when the previous layer is still wet, so I make sure the ink's totally dry, otherwise the drawings look more blended out.

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Colorful piece of Pear! :D
(That background sent two of my markers to heaven. RIP)

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Pear, the Olibots, and Fitbot all together!
(That background also nearly did my marker in. Good thing I had the foresight to use a marker I had plenty of refill ink for! lolol)

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And the last for now, a drawing of Mimikyu! Sort of a cel-shaded style, but with hatching.

Hope you guys enjoy! I'll be back with more! :D
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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby kzuich » January 11th, 2018, 11:49 pm

Hey, all, I'm back again with some new little pictures! Check 'em out!

These first two were done with 3 markers (They were part of the 3 marker challenge). I have a lot of fun when I do these:
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Then, of course, some cute art featuring my little robotic buddy, Pear! :D
Here's one celebrating fall!

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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby eishiya » January 12th, 2018, 9:23 am

Nice colours! I especially like the cream/orange/green kitty.

On the portrait one, the facial features feel off because their positions are a bit odd. The eye looks very low on the face relative to the nose, and the mouth line goes a bit too far back. Even when a person smiles widely, because of foreshortening, the mouth isn't that big in profile, it reaches to maaaybe just around the middle of the eye (relative to the orientation of the head, i.e. if the character were looking directly forward rather than down). On a mild grin where the cheeks don't get puffed out and there are no smile lines, like in this drawing, the mouth should just barely reach under the eye. Ref photo, in case I explained that poorly.
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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby NathanBros » January 18th, 2018, 3:40 pm

Good work, congrats! Looks like you're getting better...
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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby kzuich » February 8th, 2019, 1:53 pm

I can't believe I never posted these here, tbh.
But I have a three-piece set of the legendary birds that I really had a blast working on:

Articuno
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Zapdos
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Moltres
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Drawing that fire on Moltres was so much fun. I did these pieces on a new kind of paper and am so in love.

Here's a pic of all three finished pieces together:

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Here's some other little Pokemon arts I've done recently:

Jumpluff (one of the best Pokemon ever, obv.)
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Sucy from Little Witch Academia x Pokemon crossover pic:

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(I loved doing that one, and I think it turned out really well)


This last one was a test to see if I could mimic my digital coloring style using traditional means.
The answer was yes, but to be quite honest, I'm not sure if I love this style or not. What do you all think?
I'd love to get some thoughts on it :)

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I think my OP links got borked, so I gotta fix those, but for now, I hope you guys enjoy my new art! :)
Let me know what you think!
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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby MarMarTche » February 18th, 2019, 10:42 pm

Loving the birds - good stuff - they look really cool lined up together!
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Re: kzuich's Art Thread!

Postby kzuich » February 23rd, 2019, 2:15 pm

MarMarTche wrote:Loving the birds - good stuff - they look really cool lined up together!


Thank you! I do, too! I hope I can do mini prints of them or something. Not quite sure yet.
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