Issue 111 | March 2015
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Welcome to 2dartist issue 111!

Welcome to another issue of 2dartist! For anyone interested in stylized designs, this one’s for you. We meet a rising star in the digital art world, Mike Azevedo; learn industry tips from this month’s cover artist, Amin Faramarzeyan; admire Fernando Forero’s detailed sketches; and Simon Dominic introduces Painter 2015’s newest features.

With a host of helpful tutorials, stunning artwork and useful advice, we hope this issue has everything you need to be inspired and creative this month. Enjoy!


What's in this month…
Rising star of digital art: Creator of stunning fantasy images, Mike Azevedo chats about his techniques and work

The secret to a signature style: Amin Faramarzeyan shares a selection of his unique artwork and invaluable advice

The gallery: Max Kostenko and Even Amundsen feature in this issue’s gallery selection of our top 10 images

Organic fantasy sketches: Take a peek at Fernando Forero’s detailed drawings in the pages of his sketchbook

Speed up your workflow: Florian Aupetit demonstrates how to increase your productivity with speed-painting skills

Improve your painting practice: Ilya Dykov guides you through his thought process when speed-painting to a brief

Discover Painter 2015: Simon Dominic paints a fantasy scene demonstrating the new functions of Painter 2015

Create a pin-up illustration: Rafa ArSen gives us a detailed walkthrough of his Photoshop process

Master stylized creations: Amin Faramarzeyan takes you through the step-by-step process used to create his illustrations

Generating body types and skin: Bram ‘Boco’ Sels reveals top techniques for figure drawing and painting realistic skin textures