• 20 Character Illustrators You Can't Miss

    20 Character Illustrators You Can't Miss

    Embark on a journey into the captivating world of character illustration with these 20 phenomenal artists. Ever find yourself scrolling through Instagram, coming across jaw-dropping character drawings and thinking, Who are the awesome minds behind these? Well, buckle up because we're about to introduce you to a lineup of illustrators that'll leave you utterly inspired. Cristina Gómez (@adesignerlife), the genius artist who knows a thing or two about infusing life into characters, is the creative mind behind this curated list. Not only that, in her online course, she spills the secrets on how to breathe personality and style into your digital illustrations. With the number of students who've already taken the plunge, it's safe to say Cristina's insights are a game-changer. And now, presenting the stars of the show, the 20 character illustrators you need to know:

  • What does Van Gogh's "The Starry Night" tell us?

    What does Van Gogh's "The Starry Night" tell us?

    Explore the symbolism behind The Starry Night, a work that reveals the mind of Van Gogh. We have seen it in all formats: from the painting itself to T-shirts, sneakers, puzzles, computer cases, bags… The Starry Night is, without any doubt, one of the most significant works of Vincent van Gogh and art history in general. If we stop to look at it in detail, we can imagine many things, but it is difficult to fully deduce what the Dutch artist wanted to convey through it. Starry Night is more than an impressionist masterpiece; it is a window into the tormented and passionate mind of one of the most influential artists in history. Painted in 1889 while Van Gogh was an inmate at the Saint-Paul-de-Mausole asylum in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France, this painting captures the essence of his troubled existence and his connection to the cosmos. The Stormy Sky: Emotions in Brushstrokes A first glance at The Starry Night reveals a sky in eruption, full of swirls and spirals that radiate energy. The bold choice of colors, from deep blue to vibrant yellow, creates a celestial landscape that appears to be in constant motion. Van Gogh did not simply paint a starry sky; he painted the tumultuous emotional storm he was experiencing internally.

  • What to Consider Before Getting a Tattoo?

    What to Consider Before Getting a Tattoo?

    Are you thinking about getting a tattoo? Before making a decision, take into account these 8 important factors that can help you make the decision.. A few years have passed since the time when it was rare to have a tattoo to the present time, where it is rare to find people who still do not decorate their body with ink. What group are you in, do you already have one, do you have many, are you thinking of getting your first one? Whatever your situation, the area of the body you choose for your next tattoo, the size or the design, here are 8 tips, such as hygiene measures, that you have to take into account before getting a tattoo.

  • Transform Your Home with These Inspiring Tips
    Architecture & Space

    Transform Your Home with These Inspiring Tips

    Looking for some fresh decorating tips to revitalize your home? Check out this article for a plethora of top tips to transform any space into a stylish sanctuary! If you're on a mission to turn your home into a haven of style, you've landed in the right place. We've compiled a treasure trove of design ideas and trendy items to elevate every nook and cranny of your space. So, grab your favorite throw pillow and let's dive into a world of decor magic! Let's see if these ideas not only ignite your decorative spirit but also motivate you to start transforming your space today.

  •  Writing Your First Story: A Tutorial by Jane Corry
    Writing Teacher

    Writing Your First Story: A Tutorial by Jane Corry

    Discover the secrets of creative writing with Jane Corry's technique. Learn how to craft compelling short stories from ideation to final edit. Dive into the world of storytelling with our tutorial based on Jane Corry's Domestika course, "Creative Writing Techniques for Short Stories". As a Sunday Times bestseller and a seasoned writer for Penguin, Jane Corry has crafted a wealth of captivating narratives. In this tutorial, we'll explore her wisdom and guidance on short story writing, empowering you to write and submit your own compelling tales. Discover the anatomy of a story, and how to turn your ideas into a structured, narrative piece.

  • Turn your idea into reality by making an effective pitch
    Marketing Teacher

    Turn your idea into reality by making an effective pitch

    In a world where creative ideas and projects abound, standing out is crucial. The key to achieving this is to have a good pitch of your project. A document that allows you to explain clearly and logically what the idea you are developing or are going to develop is about, how you have thought about it and how you will make it a reality.

  • 10 Best Print On Demand Sites And Companies

    10 Best Print On Demand Sites And Companies

    The world of e-commerce continues to grow and evolve, and one of the most popular trends right now is print-on-demand services. These are a great way to create and sell custom products without having to invest in inventory or worry about logistics. There are dozens of platforms out there that offer print-on-demand services, but some are better than others.

  • Design with Python: A Fusion of Art and Technology
    Web & App Design Teacher

    Design with Python: A Fusion of Art and Technology

    Art and technology have always gone hand in hand, from the earliest people making paints and researching pigments, to pioneers like Vera Molnár, who recently left us and who in the 1960s decided to use computers to produce her drawings. As an artist and educator, I deal with this intersection daily, in my case, by using Python, a powerful yet accessible programming language.

  • Free Download: 3 Prompts to Define Your Writing Style

    Free Download: 3 Prompts to Define Your Writing Style

    Discover the essence of your writing style with these unique prompts from Shaun Levin's course. Hey there, future writer! Today, we've got something extra special brewing in the creative cauldron at Domestika, and we can't wait to share the magic with you. With this free download you’ll unlock the secrets of your unique writing style and discover the words that make your stories sing.

  • 10 Essential Steps on How to Create a Photography Portfolio

    10 Essential Steps on How to Create a Photography Portfolio

    Discover key steps to build a compelling photography portfolio that resonates with your audience and highlights your talent. In this digital age, your photography portfolio is not just a bunch of pretty pictures, it’s your visual symphony, telling the world a tale of your skills, style, and creative mojo. Whether you're a professional photographer or someone who loves taking pictures, it's essential to have a cool online portfolio that matches the awesomeness of your photos.

  • 5 Essential Crochet Books to Own

    5 Essential Crochet Books to Own

    Discover the perfect companions for your crochet journey with our curated list of 5 books that promise to elevate your yarn skills and spark creativity. Welcome, welcome, crochet enthusiast! Whether you're already a yarn wizard or just starting your crafting journey, these 5 crochet books are here to transform your skills and ignite your imagination. We’re about to dive into a world of patterns, projects, and techniques that will take your crochet game to new heights. Oh, and did we mention the abundance of irresistibly cute amigurumi awaiting you? Get ready for a yarn-filled adventure like never before!

  • Free Download: 15 Procreate Brush Sets

    Free Download: 15 Procreate Brush Sets

    Explore a collection of brushes for Procreate, curated by professionals to enhance your digital art. Hey there! If you've ever felt the thrill of exploring new artistic possibilities without the fear of spoiling your canvas or breaking the bank, you're in for a treat. Procreate, the go-to digital illustration app, has not only transformed iPads into portable studios but has also created a vibrant community of artists constantly pushing the boundaries of creativity. We've scoured the digital landscape to bring you a handpicked collection of Procreate brush sets, each crafted by talented artists eager to share their tools for free (which we very much appreciate). So, without further ado, let's dive into the world of brushes that will elevate your Procreate experience.

  • 5 Free Watercolor Lessons to Start Painting in 2024

    5 Free Watercolor Lessons to Start Painting in 2024

    Unlock Your Artistic Potential in 2024: Get 5 Free Watercolor Lessons & Start Painting Today! Watercolor paint is an ancient form of painting, if not the most ancient form of art itself. It dates back to the cave paintings of paleolithic Europe. Maybe you think you wouldn't fit in during those times, you might deem yourself to be too metropolitan for that kind of environment, but what if you knew how to paint? Perhaps that could save you from the "hunting a bear rite of passage"? Just in case you were planing on traveling to the past... This article will help you immensely! These lessons will be open from the 12th until the 27th of January at 00.00H! What are you waiting for? This is enough time to take a taste sample of all courses these tutorials are taken from. Maybe not enough time to travel back to paleolithic Europe...

  • 18 Different Types of Fabric

    18 Different Types of Fabric

    Embark on a fabric odyssey! Explore the vast world of materials shaping the clothing industry. Have you ever heard of polyester? Okay, that’s an easy one. What about UV protective fiber? Well, you're in for a treat! We’re here to spice up your textile knowledge and dive into the vibrant world of fabrics that make your wardrobe pop! Join us on this fascinating journey as we unravel the textile tales, from the comfy realms of cotton to the luxurious landscapes of silk. You’ll discover the intricacies of fibers, blends and special-purpose fabrics that form the foundation of the clothing we wear. So, button up, and let’s roll!

  • How to utilise Pinterest to grow your creative practice
    Marketing Teacher

    How to utilise Pinterest to grow your creative practice

    In my course Gold Gilding on Glass, I talk a little about how and where I find inspiration. There are many places for this - online in places like Instagram and Facebook groups, in person at events like Letterheads and more locally to me, Letter Luvvers. Another great tool is the relatively new magazine BLAG, now on its fourth iteration.

  • Beyond Likes: How to Turn Social Media into Professional Opportunities
    Marketing Teacher

    Beyond Likes: How to Turn Social Media into Professional Opportunities

    Hi, I'm Bianca Nazari, an illustrator and expert in creative careers. Today, I'd like to share some insights on the role of social media in our professional journey, especially for those in the creative world. We often find ourselves immersed in a sea of social media options, each with its unique features. Recently, I undertook an exercise to categorize these platforms into those more focused on personal relationships and those more oriented towards professional realms.

  • Free Download: Drawing Prompts List

    Free Download: Drawing Prompts List

    Prompt lists are on the rise right now! We thought it would be a good idea to jump on the bandwagon and capitalize on the rampant lack of inspiration our world seems to be suffering from! But unlike other "bandwagon jumpers" we are actually giving an unprecedented twist to the whole trend with these "customizable drawing prompts". You'll see! Explore our list of creative drawing prompts for inspiration and ideas to ignite your next artistic project.

  • When is the Best Time to Post on Instagram?

    When is the Best Time to Post on Instagram?

    Wondering when to post on Instagram? Boost your Instagram engagement by posting at the right times. A lot of articles like throw cool sounding words around like: target audience, posting schedule, social media strategies. But they can't give you a concise answer to the question asked since ancient Babylon: "When is the Best Time to Post on Instagram?" I got you! Well, sort of...! Hang on!

  • Top 10 Most Famous Movie Poster Designs

    Top 10 Most Famous Movie Poster Designs

    Dive into the history of movie poster design. Learn about the creativity and impact behind these timeless visual statements. Determining the best movie poster designs is subjective and can vary based on personal taste. However, throughout the history of cinema, there have been several poster designs that stand out for their creativity, originality and ability to capture the essence of the film and can be considered true works of art. Here we share a selection of what we consider the best movie posters. Star Wars (1977)

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