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Hello and welcome to MangaKid and Ikemarth's Artist Cubby!
We hope you all enjoy your time here!

This is a world Ikemarth and I have created after our dear friend Angel Satina gave us this great idea! We wanted to create a place for artists to share their methods, experiences, tips/advice, ect. Its like a club in a community where artist friends can join even closer together^^ We will be posting anything such as our own step-by-step process of creating art, tutorials, art notices/progress, cool artistic videos, before and after pics of artwork, and simple tips as well as answer any questions that you post or have! We hope everyone, including us, will learn new artistic ways and become even more creative together as we experience each others' style. For new artists, we hope to help inspire you and motivate you to continue drawing!

Note: Check out the Cubby's sister world: The Otaku Fellowship by Aryia!!
If you are looking for tutorials on how to make wallies and ecards, please visit our friend Aria Sky's cool world The Ultimate Guide to Creating.
And if you're looking for a neat project to do, check out snow fox's Collaboration Nation!
And for additional awesome art tutorials, definitely check out ekaknr's Artist Cafe!

If you have any questions, feel free to PM MangaKid or Ikemarth! We are accepting guest posters, if you feel that you'd like to join and share your tips with the Otaku!

Rules+Guidlines: -Nothing inapropriate.
-We'd like you all to shorten your posts to new pages but you DO NOT have to shorten your profiles. Please post your profiles normally. We want the other posts to be shortened though as it'll be a lot more organized that way.
-You can post a chibi at the top of your posts if you'd like, but please make sure its small (approx. 300x300 pixels. A bit bigger then that is alright too.)
-No putting down anyone or making them feel uncomfortable (of course, we're all good friends here so I don't think we need to worry about this^^)
-If you join, you are not obligated to post (even though we'd LOVE to see posts from ya!). Feel free to post anytime or not post at all. The main thing is if you enjoy the club, learn new things, and make new friends :)

Feb 16/13-Thankyou everyone!! we've hit 11,111 views^^ Keep up the great work!

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Angel Satina: (profile to come!)

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Cloud tutorials by yuumei

Toyotami kun asked me for a cloud tutorial a LONG time ago and I never felt confident enough to do one since my clouds were really just a wing-job xD I'd still like to do a tutorial, but wanted to post these ones from the incredible yuumei on DA....

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Anatomy & Perspective

Many people find this as probably one of the hardest parts to get right in art. I mean even i have such a long way to go still. But i know in time i will slowly progress like all of you! Probably finding tutorials on how to draw this ...

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Dragon scales tutorial

Here's a scale tutorial I made! If you have any questions, just ask! :3 1. Pick a base color and fill the area you want to draw scales on....

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Digital coloring

Hey everyone! :D I've made this tutorial quite some time ago, but I still color the same way as described here. I used photoshop CS3 and the brush hard round opacity sensitive brush - I never use a different brush, except sometimes the 'ha...

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Easy Screen-toning on SAI!

So a few people asked me how I did the screen tones on this ART while practicing...

HERE is the very useful tutorial that made everything a LOT clearer to me when dealing with screen toning on SAI! I was working with some bitmap brushes and things but they didn't cover exactly what I needed.. so this tutorial showed me an easy way to cut, paste, and erase the unnecessary tone pieces that covered an unneeded place. You'd have to experiment to try out different styles, but its a lot more easier and controlled then downloading bitmap thingies to import into SAI xD

I hope this helped u all! :D

MangaKid