What is it?"Bleed" is a term used to describe printing that goes all the way to the edge of the paper... with no blank margin area.Document SizeTo set up artwork for a bleed, you must make the artwork larger than the item you wish to have printed. In most cases, 1/8" larger on all sides is sufficient.Example: For a standard 4x6 postcard to be printed with a bleed you will need to set the document size to 4.25" x 6.25". This is arrived at from 4" finish size + 1/8"... continue reading
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Hi folks,I am at last getting back to work now with my photography and learning more about Photoshop.I must say it has given this 'old girl' a new lease of life.The last couple of weeks I've been trying to extend my creativity with Abstracts and Backgrounds with digital artwork, and I'm finding it fun, because I never know how something is going to turn out, or whether it could be useable for stock work.As they say 'you never know until you've tried'.I thought I would show one them here... continue reading
Hello friends!Here I want to show you a new script for Adobe Illustrator which automatically cuts and deletes vector objects outside Artboard. Super Magic Eraser script. See this video: Video on YouTubeUse this script for cropping, reduce the file size, delete graphic garbage, preparing for microstocks and printing. It will take a few seconds to crop this seamless pattern by Super Magic Eraser script continue reading
The 16th Chongqing International Motor Show was opened on June the 6th to 12th in 2014.This is a more and more large and popular international motor show.Every time, There are many international famous brand companies and corporations and car makers taken part in the exhibition.In fact, I am not very interesting for it but I will shoot for it. So I have taken some pictures about the motors and models. After I do this work, there is a thought arised in my mind.Is this a artwork for... continue reading
It was a lot of time that I didn't sent an illustration for the assignment.But this time, when I read the theme "falling for autumn" it put in my mind the reminds of an old illustration I did some time ago.It was the preparation sketch for a big project about trees and fall season made by vector images for a USA ebook publisher.That image wasn't choosed but when the vectors were published I thought that this first pencil image was really better than the final digital result... and I'm happy... continue reading
The Spiral Jetty is a work of art that built in the Great Salt Lake in 1970 by the artist Robert Smithson. The Spiral Jetty is 1,500 long and known as an earthwork.This artwork is a remote part of the lake and travel is an adventure into the wild west.I have traveled there twice to the site to photograph this fantastic art piece.I first became interested in the artwork during an art history class, which I wrote a paper for and have been enthralled with this earthwork ever since.I hope... continue reading
I decided to start a little blog on here.I am an Illustrator/Artist and play around alittle with photography. I work from home doing my Art so that I can take care of my little girl who is 5.My goal is to have enough illustrations online to sell to make a comfortable living.Not an easy task to accomplish as it takes alot of work obviously and alot of time. Not only do I need to draw each day, scan the illustations in and tweak on photoshop but they also have to be accepted which as we all know... continue reading
Bobbie Darbyshire, British author of best selling novel "Truth Games",has been selling out copies of her new book fast!She contacted me to let me know that my painting,titled: Dreams Time, is on the cover!!We're now friends on facebook! She's totally awesome, I can't wait to read Truth Games!Every week she's signing books in local book shops!She also has a second novel published, titled, Love, Revenge & Buttered Scones.Bobbie is currently working on her third novel!Truth... continue reading
Look through the winners archives and take note of how few illustrators are chosen. (Almost none at all.)ASSIGNMENT ARCHIVESWhy bother asking for art submissions, if DT won't pick any illustrations as winners?I want to see artists being treated equally. Perhaps DT could revise it's rules to include at least 1 illustrator as a winner per assignment. That would be fair. continue reading
Hello to everyone!As you can see in my portfolio, now I have 219 illustrations in Dreamstime.Obviously I'll show you the pictures.I am very happy because I see that the images are approved with constancy and this encourages me to continue, although the downloads are still few.I admit that my portfolio has some problems: the images had few tags and some image must be "adjusted" to make it more attractive to designers. These are works I'm doing and I'll continue to do in the next days,... continue reading
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