ImagineFX 78
Imagine FX magazine


We explore the fantasy potential of Art Nouveau in issue 78, as seen in the stunning original Marta Dahlig cover image inspired by Alphonse Mucha.

Inside the Polish painter takes us through how she created it in a fascinating step-by-step workshop, plus in our legends feature we talk to an array of contemporary digital artists to find out why Mucha is still a source of inspiration to them.

Our gaze falls on the upcoming digital talent of Blaž Porenta, of his epic panoramas and devilish takes on fairytales. Don Seegmiller demonstrates three methods for blending colours in Photoshop while painting a rather strange girl walking her pet spider. Remko Troost works through a classic fantasy image without the usual digital shortcuts, and Sean Andrew Murray goes for a mixed media look in his workshop.

There's also an Alien Apple Studio profile, a fresh crop of art Q&As, and a free DVD with video workshop files and a load of textures, this looks to be another inspiring issue of ImagineFX.

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Art Legend: Alphonse Mucha was a pioneer of an aesthetic style and a figurehead of the first generation of modern artists.

Remko Troost attempts to go cold turkey on the Colour Picker, custom brushes and photo references, while creating a dramatic fantasy image.

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New Art: This month's news feature looks at why contemporary artists are still inspired by Mucha and Art Nouveau.

Blaž Porenta: With a dream commission for Marvel under his belt, the future looks bright for this talented Slovenian artist.
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Svetlin Velinov: With 'Mother Nature' as his muse, Svetlin share his process for painting a fantasy image with roots in reality.

Sean Andrew Murray shows how you can capture that magical, mixed-media look of Arthur Rackham's timeless fantasy illustrations.

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