Cartooning Tutorial – Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

This is a little cartooning tutorial I wrote a few years back about creating an illustration using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. You’ll notice I begin my drawing in pencil, then move to illustrator for line work and finally Photoshop for color. Although the tutorial is a little old and the programs have advanced since then it’s still pretty useful and works just as well now as when I wrote it (assuming the you’re familiar with […]

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An Ugly Comment

An Ugly Comment I was talking with an author friend of mine who’s recently jumped into the eBook market. Her work is outstanding. Our conversation eventually turned to comments and reviews, specifically on line reviews. She was bothered by a particularly ugly comment left by some pompous jerk with nothing constructive to say. I commiserated with her and mentioned that anytime I’m feeling a little cocky or too full of myself I head on over […]

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Illustrating an eBook

I’ve been working with author Julia Dweck on an eBook about dinosaurs. We’ve been having tons of fun with this book and it should be coming out any minute now. Here’s a quick behind the dino-scenes look at how to illustrate a dino-eBook. Illustrating an eBook step 1: This book is a based on a poem about dinosaurs.  The theme for this particular page was about a dino party at night. I wasn’t quite sure […]

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Santa animation by Bob Ostrom

Santa Animation

Merry Christmas Everyone! © Santa Animation – Animated gif by Bob Ostrom This animated GIF was produced using Photoshop CC. To Learn more about how to produce an animated GIF or do other fun things with Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign come see me at: [aio_button align=”center” animation=”none” color=”blue” size=”small” icon=”none” text=”BobTeachesArt.com” relationship=”dofollow” url=”http://bobteachesart.com”]

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