Simplified light physics for better colour choices

Hey again! I’ve been really thinking about this blog topic for a long time now. I will try to keep it short but as simple and informative as I can. First I should tell you that I’m a sucker for light. I love light and to me it’s more important than anything. As an amateur…

How to ask for a commission well — and how to FAIL miserably

Oh the excitement! You finally were able to take the time to finish your story / a book  / a game / whatever concept that you have been planning for a while and you couldn’t be happier! It’s half a dream come true! You can’t believe you pulled this off, it’s your baby! The problem…

Watercolor tutorial!

It can be a pain to get that sunlight feel in watercolor paintings. If you do a colorful underpainting, it gets knocked down with browns and greys eventually unless you protect it. Adding some yellow with white gouache can save some, but it won’t be so easy to get as much saturation in the color…

How IQ tests changed my life

Some say that intelligence tests don’t really tell anything about people and they are not valid or important. I agree that they don’t equate many qualities that people have. But I do think they are important. Why? Because they changed everything for me. Pretty much everyone around me thought I was a dummy around the…