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First illustrations accepted

   two months since I started... 30 images accepted....I am being much more selective now....really glad my linocuts are now in ...but my drawings apparently need a property release...more to learn ..will keep going... but it takes so long to find out if i have done things right.... any advice would be great .happy easter x continue reading

World wide government budget cuts.

I normally wouldn't write two blogs in the same month but today the UK Government announced unprecedented cuts in spending. Riots have been going on this week in France about advancing the pension age and quite recently in Greece riots occurred because of austerity measures.I had been trying to anticipate this situation and creating images to illustrate the situation now taking place.I will give a few examples.Among the measures announced to cut borrowing the pension age will increase.... continue reading

Today there is General Election in the UK !

It is speculated that there will be a hung parliamentAnd soon after the new government will implementdrastic pay cuts for virtually everbody.I pray it won't end up with anarchy on the streets as in Greece. continue reading

Illustrator Quick Tips

Do you know that by pressing Ctrl + H you can toggle show/hide selected path. This is useful to see your artwork without the selected paths obscuring your view, especially useful when coloring your objects.Do you know that by pressing Ctrl + U you can toggle on and off the smart guides feature. Smart guides are very useful if you want to move objects around and line it up against another object. But can be very annoying to have it on all the time. So Ctrl + U is a quick way to turn it on... continue reading

Mastering Illustrator

I decided to take free Illustrator CS Classes to learn to use my program better. First lessons were painful, just has been my previous working with my program. It's like searching screwdriver from cluttered garage. Yes, if you are persistent, you can finally find the right button on toolbar or line from menu. But it takes a looot of time. After couple of lessons I finally understood what is a key of mastering Illustrator.The key is - SHORTCUTS.Using mouse or graphic pen in your working hand -... continue reading

Useful photoshop shortcuts Part 3 ( Edit)

Edit ===========================Alt+EClear (selection) ---------------------------Delete / BackspaceColor Settings ------------------------------Ctrl+Shift+KCopy ----------------------------------------Ctrl+CCut ------------------------------------------Ctrl+XDuplicate Free Transform ------------------Ctrl+Alt+TFree Transform -----------------------------Ctrl+TTransform Again ----------------------------Ctrl+Shift+TKeyboard Shortcuts -------------------------Alt+Shift+Ctrl+KMenus... continue reading

Useful photoshop shortcuts PART 1

while using photoshop if you are using short cuts it not only speeds up your work process , but leaves you to concentrate more on your work.Here is a list of exceptionally useful shortcuts for using photoshop that might come handy for you.These are the standard/usual Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts we will hopefully move in second part with more advance levelsF (Toggle view) — This command lets you toggle your view area with or without tools or windowsCtrl + S (Save your work!) — This... continue reading

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