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Parenthesis: Weekly Art Dispatch No. 26½ 🎨

1 August 2021 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Last week was entirely devoted on a fairly major piece of digital art that I won't be showing yet. But creating that piece was a fantastic experience, and when it finally drops (hopefully in a few days), I'll have lots to say about it in Dispatch No. 27.

In the meantime, have a couple of things I drew for a couple artists.

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Stepping out of an art hobbyist mindset: Weekly Art Dispatch No. 26 🎨

27 July 2021 - Reading time: 7 minutes

This was a big week for the Dispatch: I reconnected with an old friend who's now an art industry professional, did some serious soul-searching about art as a career, and made more breakthroughs in digital art.

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Breakthrough in digital painting workflow: Weekly Art Dispatch No. 25 🎨

19 July 2021 - Reading time: 5 minutes

Last weeks digital bird paintings were a watershed moment for my digital art. I spent this whole week doing more painting, building on what I discovered with those birds -- and I think I have a breakthrough.

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Cylinders and digital birds: Weekly Art Dispatch No. 24 🎨

12 July 2021 - Reading time: 3 minutes

After experiencing significant project drop last week, I'm getting back into the groove of fun art again... sort of.

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Quarterly Art Dispatch: digital art & shading projects in Q2, 2021. 🎨

6 July 2021 - Reading time: 6 minutes

July is here, so it's time to look back on Q2, 2021, and reflect on how I fared with art. Keeping a quarterly reflection is one of my Big Art Goals for this year. Check out my review of Q1 (Jan - March).

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The Dispatch is back - with lots of shading! Weekly Art Dispatch No. 23 🎨

26 June 2021 - Reading time: 7 minutes

It's the end of June and the Weekly Art Dispatch is back in publication!  I've had a good rest from the newsletter, and now I'm ready to resume it for Q3, 2021.

Art has been powering along: learning new techniques, applying it to projects.  Here's a summary of what I learned and drew in June.

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I'm Vega.

Welcome to my blog.

My Weekly Art Dispatch🎨 is posted every weekend (usually on Sunday) to this blog and email newsletter.

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Email me at: vega{at}greatskyriver.net