Linework

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AssistantCrone
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Linework

Postby AssistantCrone » Thu Feb 28, 2008 12:10 am

One thing I've always struggled with is putting nice clean lines around my pictures (either before or after colouring), to the point that I -- well, I don't normally do it. Those of you who have a method, relevant links or other nifty stuff, please donate. Ta. :E
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Re: Linework

Postby Archonix » Thu Feb 28, 2008 12:32 am

Some people swear by flash, other people by illustrator. Any sort of vector program is certainly one way to put a nice clean line around your picture but it doesn't always achieve what you want.

Links... are harder to come by... but I think Sheana might have a nifty technique. :)
Our choicest plans have fallen through, our airiest castles tumbled over, because of lines we neatly drew and later neatly stumbled over.
— Piet Hein - Grooks

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