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Dude 001 by donmikko Dude 001 :icondonmikko:donmikko 2 0 Still life light bulb study by donmikko Still life light bulb study :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Raven steps by donmikko
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Raven by donmikko
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Hippo by donmikko Hippo :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Standing Study by donmikko
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Rufus the dufus by donmikko Rufus the dufus :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Sexy back pinup by donmikko
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Heads by donmikko
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Alisa by donmikko Alisa :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Japanese tea garden by donmikko Japanese tea garden :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Tutorial on how to paint hands by donmikko Tutorial on how to paint hands :icondonmikko:donmikko 8 0 Aarnio fast by donmikko Aarnio fast :icondonmikko:donmikko 1 0 Kiss study quick by donmikko
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Eyes study by donmikko Eyes study :icondonmikko:donmikko 4 0 Skin study 50 by donmikko
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Arwen Steps Tutorial - Traditional Mixed Media by AuroraWienhold Arwen Steps Tutorial - Traditional Mixed Media :iconaurorawienhold:AuroraWienhold 2,526 151 composition #1 by DaryaPonyo
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River by StudioUndertheMoon River :iconstudiounderthemoon:StudioUndertheMoon 65 4 Hela by userthiago Hela :iconuserthiago:userthiago 227 8 Softest by Vetyr Softest :iconvetyr:Vetyr 372 24 Old barbarian by jamajurabaev Old barbarian :iconjamajurabaev:jamajurabaev 1,920 45 Neverland by hannes-flo Neverland :iconhannes-flo:hannes-flo 219 7 In the fog... by StudioUndertheMoon In the fog... :iconstudiounderthemoon:StudioUndertheMoon 144 8 1940 Et Si La France 3 Working Detail 2 by Jovan-Ukropina 1940 Et Si La France 3 Working Detail 2 :iconjovan-ukropina:Jovan-Ukropina 201 28 On A Mission by FreeMind93 On A Mission :iconfreemind93:FreeMind93 348 30 Elizabeth bioshock infinite by pgmorin
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Boats by Nergling Boats :iconnergling:Nergling 2,834 347 Lara sketches 02 by Inna-Vjuzhanina Lara sketches 02 :iconinna-vjuzhanina:Inna-Vjuzhanina 219 23
Find your way around DA #3: Color Theory
Picking the right colors for your work can be a long process. It's about more than just personal preferences. Colors can behave strangely. Some things work better together than others, but sometimes tried and tested combinations suddenly don't work in a piece, or colors that usually don't go together are an unexpectedly great match. What madness is this?!
Rest assured: There is reason behind this madness: Color Theory. It's a term that I think many have heard before, and only few really understand. But it's a very important tool for visual artists. The basics are simple, but it can get pretty complex, and getting the hang of it takes a lot of practice. 
So in this journal I have collected resources that try to explain the concept of Color Theory, and/or give tips on how to pick your palettes. This is not a journal on coloring in general! The two things obviously do overlap, but I will try to focus exclusively on the theoretical aspect of it. 
I hope this list will be use
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I paint currently a lot of portrait and anatomy / clothing studies. I paint both traditionally and digitally. I usually don't upload traditionals here because I don't bother scan or photograph. For studies I use reference photos usually found here. If you have a photo that you'd like me to use, let me know and maybe I'll paint it.


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joltinjohnnylucas Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2016
Thanks for the watch
Ultimate-Psycho Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot for the watch :)
donmikko Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2016  Student Digital Artist
My pleasure
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donmikko Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012  Student Digital Artist
They're awesome :)
ShinyStocks Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2011
Thanks for fav:iconteddyplz:
donmikko Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2011  Student Digital Artist
:) No problem
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