Clash (Sketch)

Clash Sketch

Everyone’s a critic.

This was…surprisingly hard to draw, even without having to worry about details as much. Looks like you can’t take shortcuts on the road to art, especially since I still can’t draw any kind of special effects.

Look at that blue blog that’s supposed to be a shock-wave thingy. It hurts. But improve and keep practicing! I do like the MS Paint-eqsue feel of this kind of drawing, though.

Artistic Advances

It's a work in progress.

It’s a work in progress.

Whenever I want to feel bad about myself I go on Deviantart and look at pictures. I know it’s bad to compare yourself to others, but man, there’s some talent out there.

Still, I have my art style — I just wish it were better. I know how to improve though: buy a better tablet, photoshop, and practice and take art classes for two more years.

…Sigh. If only.

Drawing Process

It’s time to reveal the secrets behind the art of Pirate! Drawing Pirate is a complex, multi-part process, but I think you can handle it. I use a highly-advanced drawing technique, so I hope you can keep up with my tutorial.

Step 1: Draw sketch.

They're a little rough around the edges.

They’re a little rough around the edges.

Step 2: Color.

Much better!

Much better!

Step 3 (Optional): Shade.

This is the advanced stuff.

This is the advanced stuff.