Hi, I am Chris... pixelpusher, vectorbender and quadturner for a long, long time... I have been working as a freelance artist, art lead and creative director for various indie developers and on more games than I can remember... The most recent release is "The adventures of Shuggy" for Xbox Live Arcade with Smudge Cat games and bunch of iphone/ ipad games with Utopian Games.
A tutorial based on inkscape [but applicable to other vector tools] about creating variation and adding detail to make a scene look less boring.
Creating a revolver in inkscape to show you how I created the assets for the guns construction kit as part of the 1 million views at 2d art for programmers give away.
Creating weapons in inkscape - starting with an ax and working in variations and details to make it a standout battle ax.
A quick way to add outline and highlights to texts / objects
Just a quick tutorial request by one of the blog readers on how to create a Saturn like planet with vectors (in this case inkscape).
A quick tutorial on how to make a cartoon splatter by deforming a simple circle shape in inkscape.
[Blog - 10/15/2011 - 09:20]
Hi Rudolph, I am not ...
Hi Rudolph, I am not sure I understand. Is the black border a stroke/ outline set by default maybe Alternative there might be gaps between the elements - snapping helps to avoid those. Could you send me a screengrab to show
[Blog - 08/07/2013 - 09:48]
It is easy... when you ...
It is easy... when you break it down... afterwards you can add more detail, more shine, more realistic gradients.
[Blog - 12/09/2012 - 08:56]
[Blog - 09/19/2012 - 05:57]
Yes... It 's done with ...
Yes... It 's done with inkscape - I added the tool bar on the side - and the colour codes match the panels in the step by step to show you the tools used in this panel 's changes.
[Blog - 09/17/2012 - 01:45]
[Blog - 10/27/2011 - 05:16]