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How to Get Started as a Digital Artist

Posted by Parker Williams on

How to Get Started as a Digital Artist

Once I began posting my shirt designs and illustrations, I started getting hit with SO MANY questions about how someone with little-to-no experience could get started in digital art.  So here’s a little push in the right direction.  I detail each step below with what I did personally to get started, but here’s the TL:DR: Get Photoshop via the Adobe Creative Cloud. Get a pressure sensitive pen and tablet. Learn the basics for free online. Learn to use reference and get inspired. Share your work! Get Photoshop via the Adobe Creative Cloud. Photoshop is the industry standard for digital painting...

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"...What does it mean?"

Posted by Parker Williams on

"...What does it mean?"

“What’s that supposed to be?”  “What does it mean?” I hear questions like this often when people see my designs.  I don’t really like telling what my designs mean to me;  I think it’s best when to have your own personal connection to a piece of artwork.  If that interpretation, meaning or connection is different from mine or anyone else’s, I think that’s a good thing.  That said, I’m not going to provide descriptions or write-ups for my work, but I do want to go into a little detail about the Breaker Bot brand and its meaning.  I think some...

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