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Color Theory Video 5 “The Dark Side of the Form”


Ron Lemen

Hello all, it's getting close to the end of the year, and how!  This one needs to be quietly slid aside for a fresh start. I do apologize, I want to write, and I intend to sometime in the near future, but for now I am enjoying the process of building these new examples to learn from, especially with color.  There are so many new tools that make explaining color so much easier than ever…

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EVERY GIG A OPPORTUNITY Part 1: Young and Restless


Greg Ruth

November 27, 2020 -   It's super easy to be edgy about the work you do, to look down your snout at some goofy periodical portrait, and up at some exalted lofty mountain peak opportunity and see them as different... but you really shouldn't. There are no small jobs, no matter how clearly goofy they may seem. You just can't know how or who may receive them at just the right time that leads you to your own better opportunity down the road. That's the secret revenge of these small opportunities that laugh at you when you laugh at them. I've been doing this work long enough now to be unable to list all the book covers and illustration gigs I have done in my career, and one of the key truths I've found is in looking back, it's not…

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