Wacom @ Festival international de la BD d‘Angouleme 2019

Then French FIBD is the second largest comics festival in Europe after the Lucca Comics & Games in Italy and the third biggest in the world after Lucca Comics & Games and the Comiket of Japan. This gathering is a chance for professionals from all over the world to meet some 200,000 fans. For four days, publishers set up stands in giant tents, for signings, exhibitions, screenings, debates, conferences, meetings, concerts and competition with selected albums. For younger people, the ...

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How to make art your job | Going from hobbiest to pro with LavenderTowne

Popular YouTuber and comic artist Haley Newsome, aka LavenderTowne, gives us some tips that she's learned from her personal experiences and journey to becoming a professional.  People make art for all different reasons and making money with it is never a requirement. If you are interested in taking your artistic talents from hobbyist to pro, don´t be scared, Haley has a great video that discusses how to make yourself into a ...

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Did you know that Wacom’s leading creative tools were used in the making of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse? Now you can bring it to life in breathtaking detail with Wacom Intuos. Wacom technology for creative superheroes With 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity, Wacom Intuos gives you a completely natural drawing experience that lets your raw talent shine through. The ergonomic design and lightweight put precision and control at your fingertips, so you can ...

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Let´s Talk Art with comics writer and illustrator Emma Vieceli hosted by Jack Woodhams

We´re proud to present this next Let’s Talk Art interview in which Posterspy founder Jack Woodhams travelled to Cambridge, England to meet with comics writer and illustrator Emma Vieceli. Emma talks about her experience being a comic artist without having had formal education and whether art school is necessary for the comics industry. She also shares helpful tips, likes how to draw anatomy, as well as some common misconceptions about digital ...

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Weird superpowers all artists (secretly) have

Haley Newsome, from the insanely popular YouTube channel, LavenderTowne, hilariously describes the strange superpowers that you develop after you become an artist (beyond the obvious super drawing power). Watch the video below and see how many of these superpowers you have!  Crabby Arm Syndrome Certain crabs have one claw that is vastly larger than the other, and while it doesn't often show itself in size, many artists notice that their drawing arm is ...

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Exclusive reveal and interview of HYBRID – a Dan Mumford and Luke Preece collaboration

My name is Jack Woodhams, the founder of Posterspy.com and I had the pleasure of chatting with Dan Mumford and Luke Preece about their newest project Hybrid. A project that fuses together both of their art styles in one collaborative piece. The piece was shared via the cloud where Dan and Luke would download the PSD and work on their segments. Both Dan and Luke are primarily screen print artists, a technique ...

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How to paint digitally in 5 steps with legend Aaron Blaise and Wacom Intuos

Disney artist Aaron Blaise has been working on some of the most celebrated animated features as both an animator and director for almost 30 years, and much of that time has been spent at the helm of a Wacom tablet. So when we went looking for the perfect instructor to demonstrate how to create beautiful digital paintings with our graphics tablets and its included Corel Painter Essentials software, the director of ...

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Let´s talk art | Exploring the world of screen printing with Joshua Budich

My name is Jack - founder of PosterSpy - and this time I speak with Joshua Budich who is a U.S based artist skilled in many mediums, from pen and ink illustrations to watercolor, digital art, and screen printing. We dive deep into Joshua´s prolific career as a freelance artist, how he grew as a professional illustrator in over a decade, how he keeps his ideas fresh, his experience with “bootlegging”, ...

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How to paint a portrait with vibrant colours with Maria Poliakova

We understand it can be difficult working with colors and lighting, so here are some insights from the talented and lovely Maria Poliakova. Maria is an artist from Kiev who sometimes goes a little crazy with the colors, to great effect. In this tutorial, Maria gives a step by step process of creating a colourful portrait using her Wacom Cintiq Pro 13. She´s excited to share with you some tips, explanations ...

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Part 2: let´s get ready with Clip Studio Paint Pro – creating an illustration

Wacom teamed up Celsys to give you an insider's view of manga comic creation from start to finish in a 5 part video tutorial series. These videos are great for beginners who need help getting started, but the tutorial also works for a more advanced artist who wants to improve their comic drawing skills. In this second part of the series, Caterina Rocchi - the principle of Lucca Manga School in ...

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