Mr. O. M. Jones

"Owen Jones"
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (4 of 4)
Location: Plymouth, UK.
 

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What about Your Saucepans? by Lindsay De Feliz
What about Your Saucepans? by Lindsay De Feliz
5.0 out of 5 stars Gripping, 22 Mar 2013
Having been asked to design the cover and layout for a book I always read the book through several times to get a good idea for how the design should look. When I received this script I was instantly grabbed by the story and couldn't wait to get stuck in!

In theory this is a 'memoir' but not in the hazy, reminiscent, nostalgic way I associate with memoirs. Lindsay has experienced an incredible culture shock and some life changing events - 'What About Your Saucepans' had me gripped from start to finish. Hopefully there won't be a sequel (for Lindsay's sake!!).
Vector Basic Training: A Systematic Creative Proce&hellip by Von R. Glitschka
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 6 May 2011
I consider myself pretty competent and experienced in vector drawing but having someone like Von Glitschka sharing his techniques and expertise would inspire an improvement in anyone's work. I'll now look back on my own work and see plenty of clangers that I now know how to fix!

There are all sorts of little tips on how to set up your bezier curves and anchor points, all aimed at producing a tight piece of artwork and removing areas of visual tension. Of course, you need a certain amount of talent yourself, and ideally a style of your own rather than simply copying Von's work, but combined with the tutorials in this book you can push your skills further and add further value to… Read more

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