• 10 Main Artworks of Egyptian art
    Art

    10 Main Artworks of Egyptian art

    Discover the 10 Egyptian masterpieces that marked a civilization: a fascinating journey through ancient art and history. Greetings, art lovers! Today, we are inviting you to immerse yourself in a rich and timeless tradition that has left an indelible mark on human history. From majestic pyramids to intricate hieroglyphics, these ten works of art represent the pinnacle of Egyptian ingenuity. The Great Sphinx of Giza

  • Free Download: 30 Visibility Prompts to Empower Self-expression
    Marketing

    Free Download: 30 Visibility Prompts to Empower Self-expression

    Unlock the power of your voice with a free guide by entrepreneur Lauren Currie, featuring 30 visibility prompts to inspire and empower self-expression. Your voice is a powerful tool waiting to be unleashed. We're excited to bring you an exciting opportunity: a free guide crafted by Lauren Currie, an entrepreneur and advocate for confidence, visibility, and power. This guide serves as your pathway to uncovering and amplifying your unique experiences, knowledge, insight, and stories.

  • 8 Printmakers You Should Know
    Art

    8 Printmakers You Should Know

    Explore the captivating world of printmaking with these 8 famous printmakers. Printmaking is the process of creating artworks by printing on paper, fabric, wood, metal, or other surfaces. The sky is the limit (literally, perhaps...)! "Traditional printmaking" normally covers only the process of creating prints using a hand processed technique. So yes, a Canon Pixma "printer" doesn't count!

  • 5 Essential Animation Books
    3D & Animation

    5 Essential Animation Books

    Boost your animation skills in 2024 with these must-read books. A curated list blending art, technique, and industry wisdom for animators. If you are an amateur or a professional animator, I'm sure you would benefit from some reading in general, and so maybe if you started with something familiar you might not fall asleep immediately! Let's learn how to read together! In all seriousness, I'm an animator myself so I speak from experience! These animation books will keep you at the edge of your seat the whole time (with the same bad posture you develop whilst animating for hours on end).

  • Top 10 Projects Published in 2023
    Domestika

    Top 10 Projects Published in 2023

    Discover the ten projects best rated by the community published in 2023.. We are finishing the year, and it is time to take stock. There have been many good projects published in the community. These projects have not only educated us but also moved and inspired us. The great majority of the projects that have received the highest ratings from the community correspond to work done with what has been learned in the courses. Seeing how their authors have taken the time to explain and document the creative process is lovely. Thanks to all of you who share your projects with progress, joys, and challenges with the community. With this generosity, we achieve a more affluent community in collective knowledge. We encourage you to join and share your experiences with those who have not tried it yet. We leave you this link where you will see how easy and fun it is to publish your project: How to publish your project in Domestika. Thank you very much, let's get started.

  • Essential Animation Shortcuts for Adobe Animate and Photoshop
    3D & Animation

    Essential Animation Shortcuts for Adobe Animate and Photoshop

    Designer Pablo Cuello shares the most popular shortcuts for animating with these two programs You don't need complicated tools to create impressive animations. By learning just a few tricks, you'll be able to simplify your design process and make frame-by-frame animations. In this blog post, designer and animator Pablo Cuello (@pablocuello) shares Adobe Animate and Adobe Photoshop’s most popular shortcuts, so you can save time when creating your next mesmerizing animation.

  • 5 Creative Skills That Will Boost Your Career in 2024
    Domestika

    5 Creative Skills That Will Boost Your Career in 2024

    The world of employment is constantly evolving, and those looking to excel in creative careers must adapt and acquire new skills to stay relevant. As we approach 2024, it's the perfect time to explore innovative techniques that will boost your creative career. In this post, we'll uncover five key skills that will prepare you for the future and help you stand out in an ever-changing job market. 1. Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)

  • 8 Free Tutorials to Get Started in Watercolor
    Illustration

    8 Free Tutorials to Get Started in Watercolor

    Learn the basics of this technique and digitize your creations with watercolor with these tutorials It doesn’t matter if you are starting or are already charting your path in watercolor painting, it is always good to receive advice and learn new tricks from the professionals who work it every day. These 5 tutorials to start, develop and improve your talent in watercolor are essential for you if you are one of those who enjoy the chance and unpredictability of watercolor:

  • Instagram Tutorial: Photographic Composition for Beginners
    Photography Teacher

    Instagram Tutorial: Photographic Composition for Beginners

    Discover expert tips to start taking good Instagram pictures by learning the basic rules of composition Mina Barrio (@minabarrio) is a product photographer who specializes in phone photography to take striking images for Instagram. She knows how to create expressive compositions that convey meaning and enhance the value of products showcased in the image. In this tutorial, she teaches five fundamental steps to improve your photo compositions with Instagram in mind.

  • Illustration Tutorial: How to Draw from Your Imagination
    Illustration Teacher

    Illustration Tutorial: How to Draw from Your Imagination

    Learn to draw flora and fauna using the imaginary as a reference to find your own style with Violeta Hernández The best way to learn to draw is to familiarize yourself with the technique through exercises that help us to experiment with different materials and visual references. Once you master the first phase, Violeta Hernández proposes that you go even further to find your own stamp: draw from your imagination. What does that mean? To create from what you remember and the sensations an animal or a bunch of flowers have made you feel, for example. In this process, memory, creativity and a desire to let yourself go, will be key. Below, designer and illustrator Violeta Hernández (@soyvioleta), will show you some key tips on how to draw from your memories and the results of her own adventures.

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: cloning methods in MoGraph
    3D & Animation Teacher

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: cloning methods in MoGraph

    Learn the best way to clone models using the Cinema 4D MoGraph module The MoGraph module is one of the most important tools that users of the Cinema 4D animation software have for animating objects and creating special effects. With MoGraph you can make models explode, control them using other objects, deform them or create infinite movements. Zigor Samaniego (@zigor), illustrator, modeler, and designer specialized in Photoshop, Cinema 4D and After Effects has a vast experience in this field. In this tutorial, he explains the different cloning modes and tools found within this module of Cinema 4D.

  • Watercolor Tutorial: How to Paint with Watercolor Brushes and Pencils
    Illustration Teacher

    Watercolor Tutorial: How to Paint with Watercolor Brushes and Pencils

    Naranjalidad teaches us different techniques to mix colors with brushes or watercolor pencils, step by step Watercolor offers a wide array of creative possibilities. You only need a brush and a few pigments to get going. Choosing the right colors, brushes and techniques is crucial for bringing the final work to life.

  • How to Start a Paragraph: 4 Easy Steps
    Writing

    How to Start a Paragraph: 4 Easy Steps

    Elevate your writing skills! Discover how to start paragraphs effectively with our step-by-step guide for clear, coherent content. Starting a paragraph involves crafting a clear topic sentence that introduces your main idea. For instance, in providing background information, your topic sentence could be, "My experience as a seasoned SEO writer has taught me the necessity of concise and engaging paragraphs”. This sentence not only sets the tone but also guides the reader on what to expect. Following this, offer supporting details or examples that expand on your topic sentence. In this context, include examples of your expertise and experience in SEO writing to bolster your main idea. Avoid overexplaining; stick to the main point, keeping your paragraph concise. This ensures reader engagement without drowning them in unnecessary details. Lastly, remember to use proper indentation, visually separating each paragraph. This enhances the text's readability and overall visual appeal.

  • Free Download: Concept Art Brushes
    Illustration

    Free Download: Concept Art Brushes

    Finding the perfect tools to breathe life into your creative visions is absolutely essential. Today, we're thrilled to share some exciting news with you: Even Amundsen, a seasoned illustrator, character artist, and content creator, generously offers a collection of concept art brushes that won't cost you a dime.

  • Mastering Geometric Beaded Jewelry: A Tutorial with Cora Carroll
    Art Teacher

    Mastering Geometric Beaded Jewelry: A Tutorial with Cora Carroll

    Welcome to the world of exquisite jewelry making inspired by nature's beauty! Cora Carroll, an accomplished jewelry designer, will be your guide in this enlightening tutorial. Delve into the art of creating stunning geometric shapes using beads and metal in this step-by-step journey.

  • 10 Surreal Films to Explore
    Art

    10 Surreal Films to Explore

    Immerse yourself in the surreal wonders of cinema with our list of 10 mind-bending films that will take you on a journey beyond reality. Surrealist films, with their avant-garde narratives and mind-bending visuals, invite us to question the nature of reality and embark on a cinematic journey like no other. In this curated list, we present 10 surreal masterpieces that will not only challenge your perceptions but also inspire a profound appreciation for the art of filmmaking. Understanding Surrealist Style Surrealist cinema, born out of the broader Surrealist movement in art and literature, seeks to unlock the imaginative potential of the mind. These films often defy conventional storytelling, opting for dreamlike sequences, symbolic imagery, and a departure from linear narratives. Surrealist directors aim to tap into the subconscious, unraveling the mysteries of the human psyche through visually stunning and thought-provoking storytelling.

  • Exploring the Craft of Beaded Jewelry Making: A Conversation with an Artisan
    Art Teacher

    Exploring the Craft of Beaded Jewelry Making: A Conversation with an Artisan

    Delve into the fascinating world of beaded jewelry making with an artisan whose passion sparked during childhood experiments. An encounter in a South African antique shop ignited a creative flame within them, leading to the establishment of Mountain Maiden Company. Her journey from humble beginnings to an expanding collection of unique creations showcases dedication, artistry, and a deep love for the craft.

  • What is Situational Irony? Definition and Eye-Opening Examples
    Writing

    What is Situational Irony? Definition and Eye-Opening Examples

    Dive into the world of situational irony, understanding its role in storytelling through surprising examples from classic literature to modern films. Situational irony, a literary device, unfolds when an event contradicts the expectations of characters, the audience, or both, adding depth and complexity to a story. Let's delve into its definition and explore compelling examples illustrating its impact.

  • 5 Creative Ideas to Decorate Your Table at Christmas Time
    Design

    5 Creative Ideas to Decorate Your Table at Christmas Time

    Make your holiday table the center of attention! Explore different styles and create an unforgettable festive atmosphere. Christmas is a magical time full of laughter and special moments around the table. If this year, it's your turn to host your Christmas dinner, we're going to help you! In this article, we will give you five creative ideas to decorate your table and prepare a festive atmosphere that will impress your guests. Classic Theme With a Modern Twist

  • Fashion Design Tutorial: Tips to Customize Your Sneakers
    Craft Teacher

    Fashion Design Tutorial: Tips to Customize Your Sneakers

    Learn the secrets to customizing your shoe laces, applying stencils, and protecting your design to make it last with Juan Pablo Bello (MYSNKRS Customs) Sneakers can be an ideal canvas on which to express your creativity. However, working on fabric can be a challenge, both when painting and when keeping it clean and protected. That's why Juan Pablo Bello, Art Director and founder of MYSNKRS Customs (@mysneakerscl), teaches us how to customize the laces of our shoes, apply and paint details, and protect our design so that we can wear them for longer. You can watch his tutorial here:

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