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digistyle
12-29-2005, 01:00 AM
I've spent the last few days just exploring P-IX's brushes and my favorite set of brushes so far are the Artists' Oils. I like the "juicy" feel that I get from them. Also, the somewhat atmospheric quality. So, now, I'm adding yet another painting style to my quiver.

I'll use this thread to post examples as I work through them. This was inspired by a Batman movie poster.

digistyle
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/28-Dec-2005/1629-batman.jpg

LadyAlba
12-29-2005, 01:22 AM
Well this is an excellent start with the Artists Oils. I feel that Gotham mood! ;o)

barryt
12-29-2005, 05:29 AM
Digistyle, that's good. The bg colors are just right with the black of my friend batman. Like the broad strokes too.

justjean
12-29-2005, 07:43 AM
Great start digi with the best of the bunch Artists Oils :)

Skinny
12-29-2005, 08:27 AM
Your quiver is getting quite full, Digi! Have you used the bristle oil brush?...it's my favorite. Joel and Maria get great results with the chunky oil, but I can't seem to control it.

JCoop
12-29-2005, 10:48 AM
Digi, welcome to the Artist's Oil club. I agree, what a great group of variants! They work nicely with your style too. Look forward to more of your posts.:)

omniartz
12-29-2005, 04:10 PM
Quite dramatic in scope. Great lighting!

jhercilia
12-29-2005, 10:46 PM
That's a good one, digistyle!

digistyle
12-30-2005, 08:56 PM
Thanks for the comments, folks! I'm getting booted off of the computer, but I thought I post the next one before I go.

I started out using Dan Milligan's tute (http://www.corel.com/painterix/masters/bio_dan_milligan.html) though I adapted it as I went along.

Artists Oils, Oil Pastel, coupla refs & a bit of imagination.
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/30-Dec-2005/1629-knight.jpg

Skinny
12-31-2005, 08:19 AM
Digi, your brush work is adding a lot to your work! I really like Sir Lancelot.

digistyle
01-01-2006, 12:52 PM
Thanks, Skinny. For the next one, I plan to incorporate more texture. I'll post it here when its done.

digistyle