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Ep. 17, Page 17
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Comic 1087 - Ep. 17, Page 17

17th Jul 2012, 7:18 AM in Episode 17 :: Save My Place | Load My Place
Average Rating: 5 (2 votes)

Author Notes:

smbhax 17th Jul 2012, 7:18 AM edit delete
smbhax
Here's the new brush (dwarfing the old brushes--and it costs less than a third of what they cost--although it is maybe not quite as sturdy)



and some sketches I did with it to test it



(^the upper right corner there is with the old Raphael 8404 brush)



It's nice! Stiff tapering synthetic tip with brushy horsehair around it, and carries so much ink/water in that huge head! Yay. I'll probably be using this for A* now unless it falls apart right away or something. (Oh and the end is sawed off because the long handle is weighted for dangly, abstact sumi-e painting--the weight is too far back for holding it in an illustrator's grip...until you chop the end of the bamboo handle off. ;)

Comments:

cattservant 17th Jul 2012, 7:27 AM edit delete reply
cattservant
The technical aspects of your art are remarkably compelling even to us clueless ones...

Also; I think the Plot is entering a significant patch!
smbhax 17th Jul 2012, 10:15 PM edit delete reply
smbhax
Yeah you'll have to put up with me talking about art supplies since I seem to have this strange obsession with them. ;)
moizmad 17th Jul 2012, 11:31 AM edit delete reply
moizmad
That's not a diagram, it's a web-comic!
smbhax 17th Jul 2012, 10:13 PM edit delete reply
smbhax
Or at least a treecomic!