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Painting characters in water

This tip is not about painting under water.  That might be difficult without the help of

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The character of magic

When we imagine magical characters, we want to go out beyond their fingertips, out beyond even

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The mischievous character

When we are creating characters for a story, sometimes we think first of the good characters

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Change your point of view

As you work on your skills as an illustrator, you want to think about all of

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Seeing and simplifying

Elves draw animals as we would draw anything else:  by seeing and simplifying. Seeing means we

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