2dartist issue 127 is out now, featuring detailed tutorials, interviews with awesome artists, plenty of inspiring images– and more! Check out the sneak peek!
This month’s issue features interviews with Patricio Clarey, who discusses his darkly surreal illustrations, and a showcase of Helen Norcott’s ‘Sketch a day’ personal challenge. We also take a look at the intricate and detailed sketchbook of illustrator Rajkumar Ramalingam.
Along with plenty of creative inspiration, we have detailed tutorials from Alejandro Olmedo, who shows how to speed paint an eastern dragon, and Nick Foreman’s guide to designing a sci-fi prison vehicle. Florent Llamas demonstrates how to create an organic alien city, Rudy Siswento generates custom brushes for painting a story-lead creature illustration, and José Julián Londoño Calle shows how he builds sci-fi environments!
Darkly surreal illustrations
Barcelona based illustrator Patricio Clarey discusses his career and future plans
Atmospheric environmental concepts
Discover the expansive landscapes and environments of Helen Norcott
Eclectic architectural sketches
Architect and concept designer Rajkumar Ramalingam shares his eclectic sketches and concepts
Speed painting an Eastern dragon
Discover how to speed paint a stylized dragon with the Mixer Brush tool
Design a sc-fi prison vehicle
Learn how to make a large grungy vehicle using basic 3D modeling and Photoshop
Paint an organic alien city
Learn to paint a detailed sci-fi scene with a natural twist
Generate creature custom brushes
Create a story-driven creature illustration with custom brushes
Build a sci-fi environment in Photoshop
José Julián Londoño Calle shows you how to build a sci-fi environment in Photoshop
Digital Art Master: Gediminas Pranckevicius
Creative illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius shares how he created the cartoonish illustration of a pig