Options for The Art-Impaired

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Re: Options for The Art-Impaired

#16 Post by 0ion9 » Tue Jul 19, 2011 5:59 am

MyPaint for coloring and drawing.
GIMP (preferably with the OpenRaster plugin, so it can make nice-nice with MyPaint) for the cleanup work (editing, touchup etc). GIMP-GAP is an additional package you can install, it makes animation pretty easy.

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Re: Options for The Art-Impaired

#17 Post by dstarsboy » Tue Jul 19, 2011 1:00 pm

I recommend hiring an artist. I know it gets expensive but you build great relationships that way and it's nice to see people who've been drawing most of their lives be rewarded for their dedication.
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Re: Options for The Art-Impaired

#18 Post by Efreet » Tue Jul 19, 2011 10:28 pm

Following on from SilverxBlue's suggestion, you could find premade sprites such as the loli generator where you can generate a couple of different loli girl characters with different expressions - you should be able to search the post in the forums. The downside of this is that the style might not suit what you're going for, as previously mentioned before...

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Re: Options for The Art-Impaired

#19 Post by fleet » Sat Jul 23, 2011 12:37 pm

I use DAZ 3D to create characters for my VNs.
Caution: Many VN players don't like 3D characters and won't read your work if you use them.
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All of my VNs are at http://wolflore.net NOTE: Downloads are now working.
Some are at http://www.the-new-lagoon.com. NSFW
Poorly done hand-drawn art is still poorly done art. Be a Poser (or better yet, use DAZ Studio 3D) - dare to be different.

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