The difference between Vector and Vexel ArtAfter writing my first article on an introduction to getting into vexel and vector art, a question was raised to do with the differences between the art forms.The difference between Vector and Vexel Art by ChewedKandi
I guess being so engrossed with the art forms for over 6 years now, I've taken my knowledge for granted. It's typical of any artist in most genres. What knowledge and skill set we have is second nature. So my second article, I'd like to show and explain you the differences between Vexel and Vector art. So I present to you, the dummies guide to the difference between vexel and vector art!
Looking straight at the work, it's hard to tell the difference between a skillfully created vexel and a vector. This is because they are not a style of art, but a medium of art.
When we say a "medium" we mean with how a piece of art is created or what with. For instance we have both traditional and digital paintings. A traditional painting is created with, for example, o
Stock, Tips and Hints for New Vexel/Vector ArtisIntroductionStock, Tips and Hints for New Vexel/Vector Artis by ChewedKandi
When creating a vector or a vexel from a reference image, choosing the correct photo is half of the battle. Once you've picked a good shot, then you're full steam ahead on making your master piece. Of course if you're just getting into vector or vexel art, making that leap into any old image might be a scary thing. You might realise that after spending several hours... even 20 hours plus on half of it, to find out that you've reached a point where you feel you've stepped out of your comfort zone.
It happens to all of us. We'll try to take on something new and it's human nature to feel stuck and frustrated. Unfortunately most times this results in discarding the image or even at the worst, just giving up on the idea of that art form out of frustration.
Well help is at hand, because not only is this article going to suggest some good basic portrait stock here on deviantART, but also give you some pointers on how to discover and hunt out that stock yourself!
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