On art blockThings to do to get rid of it:On art block by KimberlySwan
- Make textures/ patterns.
- Make random, look for incidental shapes and pictures in random blobs or texture/ scribbles.
- Make a list of ideas with rough stick sketches/ thumbnails, revisit the next day and refine/rework
- Make a list/ rough sketches/thumbnails of things to make for others.
- Practice symmetry/ asymmetry
- Try a different craft/ medium/ content. Even if it turns out poorly, you dont have to show anyone.
- Study textures and light from life (any medium)
- Browse sites like Saatchi, Conceptart or layerpaint
- Watch people paint on youtubes, especially stuff you dont normally paint.
- Watch/ read/ learn about art as a process,
- Do some process pieces (where there is no defined outcome and the art is mad
Brian Kesinger: Character DrivenBrian Kesinger: Character Driven by techgnotic
Disney Artist Brian Kesinger on Creating Story through Character
Foreword by techgnotic
It is with great pleasure we welcome BrianKesinger as a guest writer to the Today Page Editorial Team. Considering his authentic citizenship within the deviantART community, his thoughts and insights will be of great value to all aspiring artists, illustrators, writers and others involved in any creative endeavor. For over 18 years, Brian has worked for Walt Disney Studios on films like Big Hero 6, Winnie the Pooh, Tarzan, Tangled, Wreck It Ralph and