Issue 36 is in UK shops now! Here's what's inside the mag...WORKSHOPS
Paint the amazing cover!
Everybody loves those old school sci-fi films, so Aly Fell
shows us how to get that authentic 50s B-movie style.
Learn how you can create your own mythologies through design
and paint, with a little help from Jim Pavelec.
Playing with light
Find out how to work with different types of lighting
to enhance your artwork. Marta Dahlig is at the controls.
The art of Judge Dredd
British comic artist Matt Brooker
shows you how to create comic art using Illustrator (and a bit of Photoshop and Painter).
Painting action with speed Kirsi Salonen
reveals how she uses transparent gradients and dual brushes to achieve a speedy action-filled atmosphere.
Goddess of war in acrylicsDave Kendall
takes you from start to finish in depicting this heroic and dramatic image.
INTERVIEWSThe art of Doug Chiang
The winner of an Oscar and two BAFTAs, Doug Chiang has seen it all – so he tells us all about his past… and his future.
Artist portfolio: D’Israeli
One of Britain’s most well-known comic artists, Matt ‘D’Israeli’ Brooker reveals how he got his break.
Also this month…Creative brain training
Bobby Chiu shows us his methods of keeping your creative juices in trim.
Henning Ludvigsen explains how to use layer arrangements
to turn sketches into finished paintings.ON YOUR DVD
Scribus, Inkscape, ArtRage SE, Paint.Net and The GIMP
Photoshop CS3 (Mac & PC)
Painter X (Mac & PC)
The Archive (Mac & PC)
Project Dogwaffle Pro 4 (PC)
Doggy FX 1.2 (PC)