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Affinity Test 01

Posted on Dec 2, 2016 in Experiment

I am starting to test out Affinity Designer. It sure looks like it will do what I want when it comes to creating logos and other graphic design stuff. I am not sold yet on a few other things. It is a 10 day trial, so I ‘should’ try to draw something every day until it runs...

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Manga Studio Test – Day 5

Posted on Oct 24, 2016 in Experiment

I have come to the conclusion that Manga Studio will not do shapes like I need it to. However I do really like the inking and painting, so I may end up buying the full version anyway. Here is a quick cat that I drew without penciling first. I only used one layer for the colour. Normally I have several layers: base colour, shadows, high-light, and...

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Manga Studio Test – Day 4

Posted on Oct 21, 2016 in Experiment

Continued testing. I did finally find out how to do that thing I wanted to do yesterday… and of course I didn’t need it for todays drawing. I really am liking the editable brush strokes. I am fairly certain it will replace my inking in Painter12. The next thing I need to figure out is if I can draw shapes that can be filled in with colours and...

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Test Dinosaur

Posted on Oct 19, 2016 in Experiment

Still playing with Manga Studio. Trying to figure out if there is a way to deform the brush using the tilt of my stylus. In painter this sort of stretches the brush out to one side with one edge becoming more dense than the other… It is odd to explain. I will tinker some more...

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