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Response to Art Forum Lounge Jan. 31st, 2008 @ 01:55 PM Reply

anyone remember me? anyway, I'm working on a game and need ideas for a background to make, I'm currently doing a sci-fi / future one, and need ideas to add in...

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Jan. 31st, 2008 @ 05:40 PM Reply

Look, you clowns, if you want an "artisti hangout" then make it happen yourselves instead of complaining.
What is it you want? Think about that and do it.

Personally, I want this:

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Jan. 31st, 2008 @ 05:42 PM Reply

At 1/31/08 05:40 PM, poxpower wrote: Personally, I want this:

For the loin cloth to come back into fashion?


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 02:57 AM Reply

what is that chuck norris-jesus christ combination?


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 09:48 AM Reply

I think I'm getting commissioned.. how about that?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 09:56 AM Reply

is it just my lack of researching skills, or is there nothing relating to drawing in the grey's anatomy book? i'm finding out interesting things about calcification, but nothing relating to proportions or how different structures interact.
if i only had my "anatomy coloring book" from Bio class...

anyone else know a good resource for learning basic structures?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 11:29 AM Reply

At 1/29/08 04:49 PM, MindChamber wrote: In PS you can set the layer with the line art to overlay or multiply in the layer properties, this allows you to paint on a new layer underneath without disturbing the line work.

Anybody know if there's a way to do this in Paint Shop Pro?


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 12:23 PM Reply

eww paintshop pro, why do you want to use Photoshops nerdy little cousin.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 01:27 PM Reply

At 2/1/08 12:23 PM, Razac wrote: eww paintshop pro, why do you want to use Photoshops nerdy little cousin.

Price is the main factor, there.
I don't actually know the price difference.
But I assume paint shop is cheaper...

I only use GIMP
It's good enough for me.

Anyway, moving on...

HERE'S AN IDEA

Why don't we use the bold headline titles like in the flash reg lounge... which seem to have been abandoned. But I'm guessing this'll be more active than that one, anyway so it'll have more use here.

Title
RE: Title

etc, etc.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 05:27 PM Reply

..::RE: bold headlines::..

At 2/1/08 01:27 PM, ArthurGhostly wrote:
HERE'S AN IDEA

Why don't we use the bold headline titles like in the flash reg lounge... which seem to have been abandoned. But I'm guessing this'll be more active than that one, anyway so it'll have more use here.

Title
RE: Title
etc, etc.

I fully support this idea. I think that would help in keeping things organized.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 05:42 PM Reply

At 2/1/08 09:48 AM, McJesus wrote: I think I'm getting commissioned.. how about that?

Shes going to ask to meet you in person, drug you, and harvest your organs.

But she might be hot.

I'd go for it.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 05:47 PM Reply

At 1/29/08 03:15 PM, tiquandodo wrote: Open discussion? Ok then. Is everyone happy with just an Art forum or would anyone else prefer an entire Art section?

An art section like an Art Portal you say? Well I think that might be usefull and encourage people to make good art, like the flash and audio portal. Newgrounds is founded on the idea of animation witch is an art. So why not?


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 05:50 PM Reply

RE: Commision

At 2/1/08 05:42 PM, Vousielle wrote: Shes going to ask to meet you in person, drug you, and harvest your organs.

But she might be hot.

I'd go for it.

The way to a man's heart is literally through his stomach.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 07:12 PM Reply

Bold Headlines

At 2/1/08 05:27 PM, BlackmarketKraig wrote: ..::RE: bold headlines::..
I fully support this idea. I think that would help in keeping things organized.

A third this decision!

Whoops, back to the Flash forum with me.

Hi there!

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 09:36 PM Reply

At 2/1/08 12:23 PM, Razac wrote: eww paintshop pro, why do you want to use Photoshops nerdy little cousin.

Because its just as good, has better paintbrush effects and is cheaper?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 10:08 PM Reply

.::Photoshop v Paintshop::.

At 2/1/08 09:36 PM, ZekeySpaceyLizard wrote:
At 2/1/08 12:23 PM, Razac wrote: eww paintshop pro, why do you want to use Photoshops nerdy little cousin.
Because its just as good, has better paintbrush effects and is cheaper?

but where would i be without all those nifty filters!!

/joke

i only use it because i know the menu/key commands/ brush customization.
if i had traditional art experience, it might be different.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 1st, 2008 @ 11:57 PM Reply

At 2/1/08 05:42 PM, Vousielle wrote:
At 2/1/08 09:48 AM, McJesus wrote: I think I'm getting commissioned.. how about that?
Shes going to ask to meet you in person, drug you, and harvest your organs.

But she might be hot.

I'd go for it.

Sounds like a plan.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 2nd, 2008 @ 12:44 AM Reply

.:RE: Illicit Organ Harvesting Love:.

Nothing is gained through timidity!


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 2nd, 2008 @ 10:08 AM Reply

"Read the rules"

Does this annoy anyone else?

How when a thread is started that is breaking any rule is made. You'll get every kid in the art forum replying with an angsty "Read the rules" remark.

Seriously kids, cut it out.

If they're genuinely wanting advice, why don't you help them as well as telling them what they've done is wrong?

Just hurling abuse at them for a probably innocent mistake seems stupid - and is only making the community look bad.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 2nd, 2008 @ 10:19 AM Reply

At 2/1/08 09:56 AM, kernalphage wrote:

anyone else know a good resource for learning basic structures?


kernalphage

theres a thread on NG's>>>>
HERE
go check that out...he put some really helpful stuff up.....but do the the ms painters he vanished

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 2nd, 2008 @ 10:32 AM Reply

@...Photoshop Vs Painter...

i used painter for awhile.....i lost it when someone screwed around with my computer.....it was a good program....good brush's and what not

i now got photoshop......i still dont get it....i use to think i had photoshop....but i know the difference now

id go with photoshop cause last time i used painter was in october

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 07:39 AM Reply

Community?

You guys suck at conversation.
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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 08:46 AM Reply

RE: Community

Well the art community isn't as tight as general. Considering we have a small base of regulars, we don't seem to stick together. Sure there's a few groups, but they're off doing their own thing.

That, and I got nothing.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 09:09 AM Reply

At 2/2/08 10:08 AM, ArthurGhostly wrote: "Read the rules"

Does this annoy anyone else?

How when a thread is started that is breaking any rule is made. You'll get every kid in the art forum replying with an angsty "Read the rules" remark.

Seriously kids, cut it out.

If they're genuinely wanting advice, why don't you help them as well as telling them what they've done is wrong?

Just hurling abuse at them for a probably innocent mistake seems stupid - and is only making the community look bad.

I disagree. kids a fucking lazy pieces of shit.
if they are making a thread without a pic, it means they are too lazy to look for the subject.

The artforum is a gallery

try and post a big jpg of your question in your gallery in deviant art and see who quickly your account is deleted.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 10:01 AM Reply

At 2/3/08 08:46 AM, McJesus wrote: Well the art community isn't as tight as general. Considering we have a small base of regulars, we don't seem to stick together. Sure there's a few groups, but they're off doing their own thing.

General is full of cliques and kids wishing they were part of a clique.

Let's not turn this into a circle jerk for a select few, now.

At 2/3/08 09:09 AM, MindChamber wrote: The artforum is a gallery

I see your point.
But I just don't agree with the "one strike n' you're out" mind set of most of the users.
The guys can be pleasant about telling a user they're wrong, surely?

Perhaps I was just hugged too much as a child.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 10:23 AM Reply

Painter vs. Photoshop

I always meant to try out Painter and learn its interface but since I know Photoshop so well, Painter just intimidates me. Anyway, Painter and Photoshop are just tools. It's how the artist uses them that counts.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 10:58 AM Reply

Stupid artists

I think some artists overestimate the price of there art (I'm not saying theres something wrong with taking pride in your work). The other day I was out looking through some art galleries in my area, and I happen to notice some mediocre drawing of Jesus's head, no backround, just a shaded picture of a floating Jesus head. This pancil'd, not colored in drawing happened to be on sale from 1,000$ to 500.

Thats ridiculous, I wouldn't pay 50 dollars for it.

Anyone else notice this?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 11:03 AM Reply

At 2/3/08 10:47 AM, fetusdoctor wrote: If someone makes a thread asking for help, but forgets a picture, it would be alot more helpful to remind them that the rules don't allow you to start a thread with no pic, but also trying to help them with the problem at hand, solving both problems at once. Also, if someone has already said "read the rules", then we don't need 20 more people parroting that.

I dont know about you, but I see that all the time.

one says, try this link for your answer., and btw, read the rulez..
I dont think theres any harm in that. most of the time the poster says, Oh ok thanks, and moves on, and I lock the there. arthur is exaggerating.

I think its pretty obvious when and why people are getting blasted.

half the time you don't see them because I delete them.

No matter how nicely its put, "Plz post sonic sprites" deserves no kind of consideration.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 11:05 AM Reply

At 2/3/08 10:01 AM, ArthurGhostly wrote: Perhaps I was just hugged too much as a child.

perhaps
but most of the time is because probably mommy has pinned every scribble they have shitted out on the refrigerator, and they expect their peers to do the same.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge Feb. 3rd, 2008 @ 11:16 AM Reply

At 2/3/08 11:05 AM, MindChamber wrote:
At 2/3/08 10:01 AM, ArthurGhostly wrote: Perhaps I was just hugged too much as a child.
perhaps
but most of the time is because probably mommy has pinned every scribble they have shitted out on the refrigerator, and they expect their peers to do the same.

Jesus mc , obviously not a lover of the children?

Your gonna make a great father.

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