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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby reaper560 » Fri Nov 05, 2010 10:04 pm

Is there a tutorial on how to do sprites like my pic? It's not that I'm lazy, but I don't have time on my hands :(
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Nils Kiherman » Fri Apr 08, 2011 2:21 pm

this is a good tool for people like me that only color pixel art whit the same color and its online it works fine because you can adjust everything
http://colorschemedesigner.com/ :) hope it help like it helped me out
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Ixayou » Fri Apr 08, 2011 4:30 pm

that might be useful, but if not used correctly (or not adjusted) it can make a pixel look terrably flat (judging by the pre-sets)

also its not a tutorial, but more like a tool. but it might still be useful for many
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby coffeennicotine » Sun Apr 29, 2012 12:13 am

I hesitate to give any pixel advice when Ixayou is involved cuz she's so flippin much better at spriting than I am. For real...

Yet I think this may be relevant. Pick a good graphic editor and learn it well . Seriously. Think about trying to build anything without the proper tools... Like trying to build an entire house with just a screwdriver and a hammer... It's not going to look as good as it could.

There's not even that much to learn. Biggest things are knowing all about: Layers, Selections, grids and Image Interpolation. And honestly, with the way 001 handles Anti-Aliased edges you don't even need to know that much about the last one. (In earlier versions it was important, as Pixels with any alpha involved shown us as magenta... All curse the evil FF00FF... Gawd I hated you :evil: ;) )

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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Tyler B » Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:51 am

Didn't see this thread until now! Definitely going to use this here in the next few days to work on my games a bit more. Going to help me with my art skills drastically.
I make tutorials for new and old users. PM me what you want to see a tutorial on!

http://www.engine001.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=22931

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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby AnvilHouse » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:48 pm

Another good place to see some amazing examples with tons of tutorials
http://www.pixeljoint.com/pixels/tutorials.asp
Covers everything from isometric to basic composition
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Fireleaf » Thu Jul 03, 2014 1:27 am

AnvilHouse wrote:Another good place to see some amazing examples with tons of tutorials
http://www.pixeljoint.com/pixels/tutorials.asp
Covers everything from isometric to basic composition

Then you can make stuff like this:
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