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Resources by AndreasWerchmeister Resources by AndreasWerchmeister
I thought about making a journal with some of the resources I use, but I decided to make it a deviation as it might reach more people. But I hope you folks will find some of this useful! If you have any other good resources, please share them.

Must watch
    [link] - FZD School: Visual Library - If you want to learn how to develop and improve you imagination, watch this! Same goes for the following videos by FZD School.
    [link] - FZD School: Inspiration
    [link] - FZD School: Traditional Mediums
    Part 1 [link] Part 2 [link] - FZD School: Reference Books
    [link] - Dreamers by Bobby Chiu - If this doesn't get you motivated, I'll mail you a pie.
    [link] - Getting Better at Painting by Matt Kohr - This adresses the frustration and competitive nature of art.
    [link] - Loosen up by Matt Kohr - This video is about how to improve your confidence while painting
Video tutorials
    I have watched a lot of video tutorials, but these were some that I found particularly useful. Addressing composition, painting technique, speedpainting, use of textures and how to properly render light and shadows.

    [link] - The Gnomon workshop: The techniques of Dylan Cole 1-3
    [link] - The Gnomon workshop: Designing Creatures in Adobe Photoshop
    [link] - The Gnomon workshop: How to Render Matte Surfaces 1-3
    [link] - The Gnomon workshop: The Techniques of Neville Page 1
Instructual sites
    [link] - Ctrl+Paint - There's a lot of great videos on this site, but the ones I would recommend watching, at least for beginners, are the 5 videos under Art theory and Self education [link]
    [link] - The Gnomon workshop
    [link] - Enliighten
    [link] - Conceptartmasters
    [link] - Sycra
    [link] - idrawgirls
    [link] - Digital-tutors - If you want to get into 3D. This is the holy grail of video tutorials. They are not free tho, but if you sign up for a subscription, you can watch as many tutorials as you like. They also have great beginner art and design videos.
Life Drawing/Poses
Movie screen caps
Youtube channels
    [link] - FZDSchool - Watch ALL the video! (memeface) These videos are GREAT, I wish I found these years ago. They are mainly design focused, but he addresses everything from composition to approaching problems.
    [link] - Sycra
    [link] - idrawgirls
    [link] - digitalbobert
Live streams
    [link] - Anatomy Tools
    [link] - Color Scheme Designer
    [link] - Kuler Color Scheme
    [link] - Light Cage
    [link] - Scenario generator
    [link] - If you like to do your artsy buisness in the rain, here you go!
Free books
    [link] - Hundreds of Free Art E-Books

If you find a bad link, please let me know, so I can fix it.
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applejuicemagic Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2014  New member  Digital Artist
This is a goldmine. THANK YOU :D
AndreasWerchmeister Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
No problem :)
ryan1mcq Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2014  Hobbyist Interface Designer
awesome man thanks for this :)
AndreasWerchmeister Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2014  Student Digital Artist
You are welcome
PaperMateLucky72 Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014
Thank you,
AndreasWerchmeister Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2014  Student Digital Artist
You are welcome
TheSimpleZeay Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2013
Love this :o 
ty for this, saved me alot of trying to find them myself!
weksxena Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2013
Wow this is useful! Thanks for sharing :}
AndreasWerchmeister Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2013  Student Digital Artist
You are welcome!
victter-le-fou Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for this!
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