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Naomi's Reference Image Collections
for reference & art making
This collection includes 90 images of stone structures and statuary, carved details and accents, from Bali Indonesia.
This collection includes 151 images from the Chichen Itza archaeological site, including the main iconic temple as well as a dozen or so surrounding ruins.
Tutorials, TIME-LAPSE videos, art Vlogs & more!
Growing list of Places I've been interviewed as a guest
Online Resource Links
Paid & free resources across the web
Podcasts + Blogs
Interviews, vlogging & demos from Schoolism's founder.
CG Master Academy (CGMA)
Online learning resource, class previews & artist interviews.
Digital painting speedpaints & tutorials.
Draw with Jazza
Tutorials, speedpaintings & streams.
Digital. Takes you through his concept art process and talks about art and the industry.
Watercolor & gouache tutorials & plein air painting techniques.
One Fantastic Week ★
Discussing the business of selling your art, working at shows and interviewing other artist in the industry.
Turtorial videos covering all kinds of art related topics.
Drawing. Instructional how to draw videos for beginner to advanced.
Ron Lemen ★
Excellent technique & drawing tutorials.
Sketch with Teoh
Sketching tips, product reviews, watercolour and fountain pens for painting & drawing.
Stephanie Law ★
Watercolor tutorials & process videos.
Drawing. A mix of instructional videos about drawing, anatomy and composition as well as artists interviews.
Ditigal painting & interviews with a flare only Ross can add.
Art Educational Courses
The Fantastic Workshop ★
Run by One Fantastic Week, the workshop focuses on the art of business & making it in the art world.
Helping artist find their own voice through workshops & outdoor experiences.
A "fine art symposium exhibition dedicated solely to imaginative realism and the art of fantasy and science fiction" with a focus on original work. Live workshops & panels during the week feature a variety of artists.
Schoolism - $
A well known online school with wide range of courses offered by a variety of professional instructors. Students have the option to choose to receive video feedback or follow pre-recoded lectures.
SMART School - $
With an impressive lineup of instructors Smart School is spoken highly of in the community and offers classes for beginning and experienced artists alike.
EVEN MORE online PROGRAMS:
- The Oatley Academy
- CG 2D Master Academy
- Vilppu Academy
- CG Society
- Noah's Art Camp
- ImagineFX Magazine
Ctrl+Paint - Free
“A free learning resource dedicated to the basics of digital painting. Each bite-sized video covers a different concept, allowing you to learn complex subjects in manageable increments.”
Naomi's Pinterest Boards
Inspirational work & reference material including art tutorials, portrait & clothing reference.
A figure & gesture drawing tool & great way to practice.
Photoshop + Design
Kyle Webster Brushes $ ★
My primary brush set that mimics more traditional media. I recommend the MegaPack.
Grutbrushes.com - $
Great set if you're looking for more traditional brushes. Quite pleased with the realistic watercolor and oil brushes.
Free Brush options
Hej Stylus ★
Stroke smoothing for Mac
Perspective Grids Plugin
Enables you to create multi-point perspective paths.
A seperate app used in conjunction with Photoshop. A simple way to view and organize your reference images.
Color Constructor - $7
A study and workflow tool. Design the colours and values for a painting or image according to a light source.
Prints & Printing
my #1 Social media MANAGEMENT apps
Art Supplies I Love,
Use & Recommend