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Yilx first place artist

Discussion in 'Smeargle's Studio' started by Yilx, Apr 17, 2010.

  1. Juicy Fruit

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    All I'll say is be careful with your effects.
    I LOVE that chandelure painting - what kind of brushes did you use for the flames?
    That's a great example of where the pokemons typing can really be used to good effect, however I think the lightning on Zapdos really lets it down. There's a lot of really bright light there, along with the pose it made it difficult to work out it was a Zapdos. But maybe thats just me being a dumbass.

    Seriously though those first two are incredible, keep it up.
  2. Yilx

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    A square brush with a bit of texture for both the brush and eraser tools
  3. Cheeno

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    X_o it took me like 15 minutes to identify that the First Drawing was Heracross. haha.
    Such perspective. Each poke was devastatingly deadly yet beautiful. You're my hero. >_<
  4. Furosuto

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    Really great drawing as usual Yilx, however, I'm having a hard time figuring out what the last pic is...... Not wanting to sound rude, but sometimes in your pictures it's taken me a while to figure out what's going on, or what pokemon is in the pic.
  5. Yilx

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    It's a legit crit, thanks for pointing that out
    i gotta shake that habit haha...
  6. Danmire

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    Damn, the lighting on that Zapdos burns my fucking eyes x_x

    Those were my favorite pieces for the Smog, Yilx, great job :)
  7. Yilx

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    Sorry :( I'll try better next time.

    also

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    so pretty and shiny :o

    and so much blue
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    Good lord, that is awesome Water/Electric! (lol I don't know if you have given it some name) :p
    I'm wondering if you did draw those clouds? I can't really "draw" fog/clouds :S Any tips?
  10. Yilx

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    Studying clouds is one lol. Using cloud brushes is another, but in the end knowing how clouds work by studying them is really the best way

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    Love the perspective on the latest pic, you made it really dynamic and there is lots of movement in the composition :)

    [art buzzwords]
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    Are her hips meant to be as wide as her torso is high? And... mono-nostril?

    Other than that, magnificent use of light and colours as always. Keep up the good work!
  14. Yilx

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    Damn, you're right. I need to learn where I picked up this weird stylization habit and drop it.

    Tried to fix it. Also mono nostril because its cuter than looking up two of them lol
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    Love the piece in #1334 Yilxer, simply breath taking
  16. Raichoice

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    whoa, these are awesome! how long does it take to hand draw them and computer edit them?
  17. Yilx

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    I draw them with a tablet and it really depends for the specific picture, probably alot of hours for each piece though
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    I love the way your style has evolved. Still very identifiable as the same from 3 years ago, but much more refined. It's very full of personality :)
    (yes I've been stalking your work for three years)
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    you are a goddess :D I'm loving the lighting and the pose on #1339
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    [​IMG]

    Pre-empting CAP5
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    holy shit that zapdos

    i haven't visited your thread in a while, but it's so obvious how well your details and technique are improving; you are mesmerizing
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    Those preemptive cap5 designs are awesome. I wish I had that intuitive flare for making mons that look like possible pkmn.
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    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

    150px version: [​IMG]

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    Feel free to spread the love!
  25. Fulgrate

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    Ah, what is that in reference too. D: It looks hilarious.

    Also, the image of the lady with the blade on her arm is great.

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