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The Clark Museum continued


Howard Lyon

Who misses traveling? I know I do. I really miss getting the chance to go to museums. I took it for granted that I was fortunate enough to travel and see great art. I have been combing back through pictures that I have taken and wanted to share some. If we can't see it in person, at least we can share some beauty together here, right?! Here are some photos I took mixed in with…

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Video: How a Book Cover is Designed


Lauren Panepinto

December 3, 2020 - If you're a patron of Muddy Colors on Patreon you get notified of all the wonderful videos Dan has been coordinating with contributors and guests here. There's been some fabulous demos and talks with some of the best illustrators in SFF art. As the resident Art Director and Graphic Designer, my work is not quite as easy to demo as a time-lapse painting, so when Dan started talking to me about recording a video to help support this site, I knew it would have to be a hybrid of seminar/class, a demo, and a conversation. I think there's so much of the book cover process that is pretty opaque to artists even if they illustrate book covers, so I wanted to share as much of the process as possible. I also wanted to show you…

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