Week of Inspiration 46

General / 15 November 2022

The soft colors of @joze_phine_ : https://joze1123.tumblr.com








The colorful world of Peter Chan : https://pixelp.me/2016/







ASMR for the eyes, the hills of Georgia O'Keeffe (1887 - 1986) 






If you don't know yet, discover on my store the photos and 2D assets I propose to get more inspiration, references and material to your futur artworks ! 


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Have a great week folks!








Week of Inspiration 45

General / 28 October 2022

Concept art from The Sword in the Stone (1963,Walt Disney Productions)






The soft lights of Arthur Streeton (1867-1943 ) 






Wonderful compositions by @_sanji7 : https://sanjiseo.tumblr.com





More inspiration and references on my twitter and FB account : https://twitter.com/sylvainsarrailh & https://www.facebook.com/TohadChaos



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Have a great week folks!


The Super Mario Movie teaser

General / 07 October 2022

After over a year of working on the visual development of The Super Mario Movie with an absolutely amazing team, I am now very much looking forward to seeing the movie next year :



Illumination / Mac Guff have produced a real love letter to the Mario universe, and I am very happy and honored to have participated in it.Thanks to Jessica, Fabien, Guillaume, Brice, JB and my Umeshu Lovers team for this adventure which is not quite over yet.

Week of Inspiration 44

General / 30 September 2022

Hills, lakes and... cows in the amazing paintings of Alfred Fontville de Breanski (1877-1957)




Panoramic backgrounds from Pom Poko (Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko, 1994, Studio Ghibli) 




Refreshing compositions by Hiroyuki Izutsu (@izu2) : https://behance.net/izutsu


Backgrounds by Julien De Man from "La Famosa Invasione Degli Orsi In Sicilia" (2019, Prima Linea Production) : http://www.juliendeman.com/index.php/animation/la-fameuse-invasions-des-ours-en-sicile/

 


More inspiration and references on my twitter and FB account : https://twitter.com/sylvainsarrailh & https://www.facebook.com/TohadChaos


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PAINTING PROCESS - Short tutorial 7 : How to use vegetal masked assets to built in no time your green foreground

Tutorial / 28 July 2022

If you want to know how to quickly create a vegetal scenery using some masked assets, watch this short tutorial ! 

You'll see how to put together the PNGs and recreate the depth of field in the composition. 

This image was done by Johanna Capelle (my partner on the Pixelref resource library) on Photoshop using painted cutouts of the painting pack "Spring Wild Herbs Cutout" that you can find on my Artstation store. The pack contains +110 wild grasses and flowers colored cutouts, custom shapes, PNGs silhouettes and the layered PSD of this artwork!




> Spring Wild Herbs Cutout pack <



Have a good summer day folks !

 

Week of Inspiration 43

General / 20 May 2022

The colorful compositions of Ivan Fedorovich Choultsé (1874 – 1939)

 






Concept art from Astérix le Domaine des Dieux by Daniel Cacouault (Astérix and the Mansion of the Gods, 2014 Mikros Image Animation) 

https://danielcacouaultsblog.blogspot.com/2014/12/i-hate-neverending-blogs.html







Backgrounds from Playmobil The Movie by Geoffroy Thoorens : http://djahalland.com/playmobil-the-movie (2019, ON Animation Studios) 





More inspiration and references on my Twitter & Facebook accounts


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PAINTING PROCESS - Short tutorial 6 : How I painted "Green Heart" mixing tradi & digital painted assets

Tutorial / 22 April 2022

If you want to know the big steps and the tweaks I use to do the "Green Heart" artwork using traditional & digital painted assets, you can watch this short tutorial !  You'll see how to put together the PNGs in an harmonious composition. 

This image was done in 4 hours with Photoshop using masked rocks of the Pixelref traditional paintings pack "BARE ROCKS MOSS CUTOUT". The pack contains 170+ high resolution masked rocks and the layered PSD of this artwork! 



Art poster version of "GREEN HEART"  available on my shop
 


"BARE ROCKS MOSS" cutout pack available on my shop 



Week of Inspiration 42

General / 07 April 2022

Backgrounds from Love, Death & Robots : ZIMA BLUE by @robhrr : https://artstation.com/artwork/RYzkPX





Various cartoon backgrounds by Paul Julian (1914–1995): 





Backgrounds from Aladdin (Disney studios, 1992) : 






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More inspiration and references on my twitter and FB account : https://twitter.com/sylvainsarrailh & https://www.facebook.com/TohadChaos

Have a great week folks!


Week of Inspiration 41

General / 08 March 2022

Backgrounds from Kiki's Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便, Majo no Takkyūbin, 1989 Studio Ghibli, art direction Hiroshi Ohno) : 





The parallel universe of Dan McPharlin : http://danmcpharlin.net







The sens of scale and the soft colors of Matt Rockefeller : http://mattrockefeller.com






Have you seen the new photo reference pack released on my store? 

A panel of flowery long grasses, perfect to create a vegetal first plan or a green expanse in a scenery 🌾 

The variety of plant species and their shape language will allow you to give an elegant organic life to your green artworks! 

WILD BLOOMING GRASS - Photo reference pack - 260+ JPG


More inspiration and references on my twitter and FB account : https://twitter.com/sylvainsarrailh & https://www.facebook.com/TohadChaos

Have a great week folks!


PAINTING PROCESS - Short Tutorial 5 : How to photobash a landscape scenery with a few drag and drops of masked rocks photos

Tutorial / 22 February 2022

If you want to know how to quickly create a photobash landscape scenery using some cut out photos, watch this short tutorial ! 

You'll see how to put together the PNGs and recreate the depth of field in the composition. 

This image was done by Johanna Capelle on Photoshop using masked rocks of the Pixelref photo pack "Brittany Rock Mass Cutout" that you can find on my Artstation store. The pack contains +180 PNGs, +60 JPGs and the layered PSD of this artwork!




> Brittany Rock Mass Cutout pack <