This piece represents sloth in a series I’m currently working on. Enjoy the speed edit! Read more!
I had written this for someone and normally I can come up with titles to my songs. For some reason an, “Untitled Song” works, enjoy! Read more!
Experimenting with acrylic paints to see what kind of splatter effects I can create. Its entertaining to watch how the paint runs and drys as it progress’s. Read more!
This was my first attempt at producing some pop art on canvas. I drew most of it on the canvas before hand and then went over with acrylic paint. I’ve made several more paintings and noticed the more I do the less amount of penciling in I have to do on the canvas. Producing this type of content leaves room for mistakes and Im ok with that Song by: Caravan Palace – Rock It For Me remixed by Shiny Mob Read more!
The inspiration for this piece came to me when I was on my way home from work in the city. It was cold and rainy outside and one of the peddlers near the on ramp had an umbrella. Due to the lighting outside all you saw was his silohuette. For a brief moment you could see all the city lights behind him reflecting into the rain puddles. That triggered this very minimalist piece. Read more!
This is an Owl I painted on a 16X20 canvas. Also, might I add that I prefer Acrylic with this style over Oil based paints. Prep work and cleanup with oils (specifically the clean up) I find is a bit of a pain. I produce a piece similar to this that I like to call my “Octomonocle” which you can see HERE and is much larger! Read more!
I actually think she looks great without makeup. I love her freckles and she has wonderful lips. If anyone knows the photographer, please let me know so I can give them credit. Enjoy the edit! the song used is a remix, you can download it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DNJH-8UluI Read more!
A Speed edit of me creating my devil character, “Mischief”. The music played in the video is by Caravan Palace and is called “clash. I do not own the rights to the music Buy “Clash” on Read more!
It seems like some things were switched around in Illustrator CS6 and I had a difficult time finding the opacity mask settings. I made a video for everyone who has ran across the same issue. Read more!
This tutorial will show you how to make a scatter brush in Illustrator CS6. Its fairly simple, this should help get you start on scattering! Read more!
A new character Im working on for a series of Illustrations. This was created in Adobe Illustrator, starting with a scanned sketch I made for reference. Download the image as a wallpaper here: http://nickduel.com/lilreaperwallpaper.png View more work at my website: http://www.nickduel.com The song in the video is called, “Daydream in Blue” by I Monster. I do not own the rights to this audio. Read more!
This is a quick tutorial on how to apply pink highlights or any other highlights for that matter. If you know the name of the photographer please let me know so I can give them proper credit. Personal website: http://www.nickduel.com Read more!
This is a quick tutorial on how to make a black and white photo in Photoshop. At the end of the video I also show you how to accomplish a quick vignette. Read more!