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Why do you draw anime girls only?
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i dropped my tablet pen in the sink when it was full of dishes

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can i use my blow dryer to get rid of the water, i seriously dont want to wait 5 days and put it in rice
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How do you define art?
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>It's the Golden ratio man it's everywhere, in nature, in the human body, in everything dude

Holy schizo
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/dtg/ - Drawing Tablet General

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This is a thread to discuss all kinds of digital drawing hardware: non-display graphics tablets, pen display tablets, portable tablets and more.

>What should I buy?
State your:
>Type (display? non-display? portable?)
>Size (in inches)
>Other information
>Previous equipment

If you have any additional questions, ask them.

>Recommended tablets:

Intuos 3 - Best budget tablet.
Intuos Pro M - The best non-display tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite - Budget portable display tablet. Very solid drawing experience with Wacom EMR tech.
Used iPad Pro 2nd Gen 12.9" - Best option for a display tablet.
Galaxy Tab S7+ - Good premium alternative to an iPad Pro
Used Cintiq Pro 24 - Big tablet for big budgets


XP-Pen, Huion, Gaomon and every other Chinese brand - Poor build quality, lackluster pens, broken tilt, struggles to register light pressure, horrible customer support and the displays are not calibrated. All Chinese brands are basically the same because they're all centralized. Also watch, Chinese companies shill HARD on /ic/; they do a lot of samefagging. Check out the webm to understand how bad they are.
Microsoft Surface Pro - The N-Trig digitizer means you will always get wobbly lines.
Lenovo - Bad drawing performance.

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Let's see some dip pen / crosshatching work. Here's a Frazetta study I just did. Idk how the fuck anyone can be that good. How does he get lines that consistent? And those lines that start thin and end wide, like on the lions side, I can't seem to imitate those. Am I using the wrong nib? Seems like it would be ez but my hand just doesn't want to apply the right pressure.
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This shit is unhelpful as that Spongebob joke of drawing the David and erasing to get to a perfect circle.
>Draw a circle for a nose, then turn the circle into something that has no quality of the original circle itself
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Post your drawing setups

I'm thinking of buying a support or something for my Cintiq 13HD to help with the back pains but I can't find shit.
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Manga Making General

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The general thread for Manga / manga-styled comic-making and Manga-style illustration.

Support each other and talk about your work or the work of others that excites you. Inking, character design, paneling / layout, writing, planning, and other discussions are all welcome.

Post resources, questions, in-progress pages, breakdowns of other works, etc. If a work is not yours, credit the maker (unless it's fucking obvious like a full page of One Piece or something).

Thanks to everyone for making /mmg/ a level-headed and helpful place. Remember, drawing and making comics and manga are difficult endeavors, and we're all in this struggle together.

Previous thread: >>5176840

Some resources:

/asg/, our stylistic sister-thread series >>>/ic/asg

Understanding Comics

Making Comics

Manga in Theory and Practice: The Craft of Creating Manga

Story: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting

2000AD Script Book

Habanero Scans:

Full MANBEN Series link:

Dejieshi no Bunpou (JP Only, Permanent Uploaded Needed; expires 24 days as of this posting):
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Sexual Alternative Art / Stylization Thread

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Previous thread: >>5188656

>What is /SALT/?

If you're looking for a place to post all sexual works, from pinups with exaggerated proportions to pornography, then this is the right general for you. Both Eastern and Western stylization can coexist peacefully here.

>Rules & Guidelines

(1) Any form of cartooning is welcome; so submit and receive feedback from others.
(2) Please resize your images below 1000x1000 before posting.
(3) Share your knowledge and
(4) Remember to not be afraid of asking for critique.
5) Remember all GB3 related content such as lolicon, shotacon, furry pornography, furry and bestiality are banned on ALL boards, including red boards, except /b and /trash.

Most importantly I encourage you to keep discussion at a civil level, but you're more than welcome to share your opinions.


>Community Resources
Hitokaku Index
List of active livestreams
>Use twitch #art

FellowBro's Book Collection

Tutorial & Reference Collection
Japanese Tutorials & Documentary

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