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Free Art Software and Sites To Use

Free Software Graphics Editor: Color poses, resize, edit, cropping etc. Also known as the replacement for Adobe Photoshop
http://www.gimp.org

Free Online Editor: Color poses, resize, edit, cropping, etc
http://pixlr.com/editor/ and http://pixlr.com/express/

Easy to Use Image Editor Like SAI/PhotoShop Together
http://firealpaca.com/

Artist Digital Painting Software w/ natural art tools
http://www.pixarra.com/

Make digital art & more right in your web browser
http://www.cloud-canvas.com/

Free Image & Editing Software
http://www.getpaint.net/

Browser based online image editor & drawing application
http://www.sumopaint.com/home/

A free program that allows users to create frame by frame drawn animations
http://www.pencil-animation.org/

MyPaint is a fast and easy open-source graphics application for digital painters.
http://mypaint.intilinux.com/

Sketching & Painting Program
https://krita.org/

Easy place that lets you edit your images.
http://www.ezimba.com/index-ln.html

20 Online Photoshop Alternatives
http://www.geekersmagazine.com/free-pho ... ditar.html

Down For Everyone or Just Me?
http://www.downforeveryoneorjustme.com/

Anti Virus Help
Top 10 Free Full Version Antivirus
http://www.geekersmagazine.com/free-ful ... -download/

Color Scheme Help

Color Scheme Designer
http://colorschemedesigner.com/

Color Schemer
http://www.colorschemer.com/online.html

Color Combinations
http://www.colorcombos.com/

Kuler Schemer
http://kuler.adobe.com/

Tricolor Tester
http://a1k4.chatlands.com/tools/tricolor/



Tutorial's & Misc

Gimp Tutorial's

Coloring Poses
Qen viewtopic.php?f=32&t=43734
Penguin viewtopic.php?f=32&t=16119
Asuka viewtopic.php?f=32&t=25577
KoMut viewtopic.php?f=32&t=5491
Blaubeermund viewtopic.php?f=32&t=15765
RainbowTears viewtopic.php?f=32&t=11133
Mickey viewtopic.php?f=32&t=103525
PandoraBanshee viewtopic.php?f=32&t=101524

Coloring Animations
Renegade viewtopic.php?f=32&t=96325

Shading/Greyscaling
PATCHii viewtopic.php?t=10355
Bug viewtopic.php?f=32&t=29346
Luce viewtopic.php?f=32&t=71714

How To Put Images on Poses
Pixel viewtopic.php?f=32&t=81142

Pixel Removal
EnvyTheHomonculus viewtopic.php?f=32&t=99563
Renegade viewtopic.php?f=32&t=109669

Easy Plaid
Misaki http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q09vIZUZcoc

Color Removal w/PS Files
Masen viewtopic.php?f=32&t=58120

Blending
Rosalina viewtopic.php?f=32&t=16500

Eyes
Tripp viewtopic.php?f=32&t=26953

Glow Effect
Tripp viewtopic.php?f=32&t=50064

Rainbow
Tripp viewtopic.php?f=32&t=26952

Moon Tutorial
Aehrybeth viewtopic.php?f=32&t=35208

Docking
Catastrophe viewtopic.php?f=32&t=26762

How to Install Brushes Gimp2.6
Pulse viewtopic.php?f=32&t=51533

How to Make a Gimp Brush
Sycerr viewtopic.php?f=32&t=60552
Sim viewtopic.php?f=32&t=60552

PhotoShop Tutorial's

Photoshop Tutorial V.3 by etuix
http://etuix.deviantart.com/art/Photosh ... 2-34650344

Photoshop CS4 Furring
Revenant viewtopic.php?f=32&t=59426

Photoshop CS Cel-Shading
Kesame viewtopic.php?f=32&t=77646

Highlighting Black in PhotoShop Elements
FireKeeper viewtopic.php?f=32&t=80866

Crisp Line Brush
Kesame viewtopic.php?f=32&t=78055

Complete, Comprehensive Grayscale Tutorial
Mohegan viewtopic.php?f=32&t=60820

Outlining
Penguin viewtopic.php?f=32&t=17864
Kesame viewtopic.php?f=32&t=3345

Shading/Greyscaling
Dr.Stick viewtopic.php?f=32&t=43442
Penguin viewtopic.php?f=32&t=15555
Ruffian viewtopic.php?f=32&t=29838

Coloring Poses with No Lines
CheshireSmile viewtopic.php?f=32&t=29721
Cobweb viewtopic.php?f=32&t=29827

Coloring Tricolor Poses
Suspria viewtopic.php?f=32&t=10117

Highlighting
Suspria viewtopic.php?f=32&t=36070
Kesame viewtopic.php?f=32&t=7855
BlueFlameWolf viewtopic.php?f=32&t=48483

Sketch to Pose Tutorial
Cobre viewtopic.php?f=32&t=24655
Lemon viewtopic.php?f=32&t=14409
Janaita http://janaita.deviantart.com/art/Jan-s ... l-47445170

Resizing
Shivra viewtopic.php?f=32&t=28008
Korra viewtopic.php?f=32&t=83098

Image File Size
Korra viewtopic.php?f=32&t=75737

Cropping
Shivra viewtopic.php?f=32&t=2108

Transparent BG
Elemental viewtopic.php?f=32&t=8453

SAI Tutorials
Bloodlinev http://bloodlinev.deviantart.com/art/Pa ... -233392229
Eluned viewtopic.php?f=32&t=57499&start=0
Radium viewtopic.php?f=32&t=103272
Germ viewtopic.php?f=32&t=69033

MS Paint Tutorials
Darkwolf viewtopic.php?f=32&t=30951
Kasa viewtopic.php?f=32&t=3804
Mimo viewtopic.php?f=32&t=75572

Paint.net Tutorials
Eroe viewtopic.php?f=32&t=29739
Blaubeermund viewtopic.php?f=32&t=15758

Pixlr Tutorials
Orez viewtopic.php?f=32&t=18735
Murdoc viewtopic.php?f=32&t=87069

Drawing a Wolf

Dybbuk viewtopic.php?f=32&t=34588
chili19 http://chili19.deviantart.com/art/Wolf- ... t-70640357
winglessgriffon http://winglessgriffon.deviantart.com/a ... l-25156073
Junryou-na-Kokoro http://junryou-na-kokoro.deviantart.com ... -110298195
blayrd http://blayrd.deviantart.com/art/Wolf-Tutorial-19244057
tak-talius http://tak-talius.deviantart.com/art/Wo ... l-47653455
novablue http://novablue.deviantart.com/art/Wolf ... l-43863420
Swift-Wolfen http://swift-wolfen.deviantart.com/art/ ... l-18321603
TripletNr2 http://tripletnr2.deviantart.com/art/Wo ... n-99760625
youkou http://youkou.deviantart.com/art/Youkou ... o-51677767
Luce viewtopic.php?f=32&t=78268
Chenneoue viewtopic.php?f=32&t=67922

Drawing a Anthro Wolf

KMoongangSR http://kmoongangsr.deviantart.com/art/A ... l-70119849
Bayne http://bayne.deviantart.com/art/Wolf-Tu ... -a-6708798
Grlwolves http://grlwolves.deviantart.com/art/ant ... l-58804400
NightsVayne http://nightsvayne.deviantart.com/art/A ... L-61210082
DragonessDeanna http://dragonessdeanna.deviantart.com/a ... l-93930041

Fur Tutorials

BulletGutz viewtopic.php?f=32&t=37320
Rapture viewtopic.php?f=32&t=37089
etuix http://etuix.deviantart.com/art/Maggie- ... l-23539079
Yellow-eyes http://yellow-eyes.deviantart.com/art/W ... 2-38826575
ballistic-kitten http://ballistic-kitten.deviantart.com/ ... l-22997085
DeborahS http://deborahs.deviantart.com/art/How- ... r-52994162
ESDA06 http://esda06.deviantart.com/art/Fur-an ... l-22781252
CrimsonSacrifice http://crimsonsacrifice.deviantart.com/ ... l-60600480
Venator-Somniorum http://venator-somniorum.deviantart.com ... l-36338777

Transparent Image

reapersun http://reapersun.deviantart.com/art/Tra ... l-55071660

Misc

WolfHomeDefault Sets
(Image Heavy) viewtopic.php?f=7&t=32848
Jackals by Cobweb viewtopic.php?f=64&t=33934

Tricolor Tutorial by ilobmirt
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=117005

Change Your Name Tutorial by Kristoff
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=47021

How To Get an Avatar by Grim
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=46097

How To Upload Pics To Your Sniff by Misaki
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=74662

Pose Uploading by Vesseta-Sama
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=78531

How To Avoid Stray Pixels by Rocket
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=77541

Cleaner Lineart by Fawn
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=73712

Hair Tutorial by Colossith
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=97314

Glossy Eye Tutorial by Dawn
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=78013

Simple Cel-Shading by Ray
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=74948

Headshot Tutorial by Cuivre
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=73905

Tips by Penguin
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=32541

How Bug Makes Pixels
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=94078

How Phantasma Shades Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=112236

How Rapture Makes Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=43673

How Kesame Makes Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=11573
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=30646
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=77577

How Chenn Makes Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=11758

How Yote Makes Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=8592

How Ruffian Makes Poses
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=76478

How AkaiKaze Makes Poses & More
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=72820

Lineless Poses Tutorial
Artsywolven http://artsywolven.deviantart.com/art/L ... -102520003

Fabric Help
randychen http://randychen.deviantart.com/art/Tig ... e-98940178
kitten-chan http://kitten-chan.deviantart.com/art/T ... s-40875508

Paws
Dr. Stick viewtopic.php?f=32&t=36162
Bunny viewtopic.php?f=32&t=32200
Fall viewtopic.php?f=32&t=27327
Suspria viewtopic.php?f=32&t=24557
FoxGrin http://foxgrin.deviantart.com/art/PAWS- ... -108547510
whitewolf12321 http://whitewolf12321.deviantart.com/ar ... -143278470
Spider http://www.iaza.com/work/110920C/iaza14102278744700.png
Jägermeister viewtopic.php?f=32&t=107164

Hand Tutorial's
Toshi http://a.imageshack.us/img822/3811/ahelpinghand.png
Mangadrawerika http://fc09.deviantart.net/fs18/f/2007/ ... rika91.jpg
Harlequin viewtopic.php?f=32&t=69234

Anatomy Resource
Arcticanine viewtopic.php?f=32&t=35775
majnouna http://majnouna.deviantart.com/art/Basi ... y-16337411

Muzzles & Paws
Bug viewtopic.php?f=32&t=98411

Humans
Crisis viewtopic.php?f=32&t=68859

Sky & Cloud Tutorial by Radium
viewtopic.php?f=32&t=67703
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Sun Nov 28, 2010 4:23 am

Very nice post ive learn 2 or 3 things from here thank you ^.^
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Sun Nov 28, 2010 4:29 am

Wow, you dunno how much theese helped me! :o
Thankyou!
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Happy to hear this is working out :)
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I love these but can't seem to find anything about ears? That seems to be my big problem at the moment. Other than that, these help a lot. :)
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Tue Jan 11, 2011 6:39 pm

There are ALOT more and I mean tons of Tutorials on Deviantart.

Log onto http://www.deviantart.com/
Type in Ear Tutorial in the Search Art at the top
And BAM http://browse.deviantart.com/?qh=&secti ... r+Tutorial and http://browse.deviantart.com/?qh=&secti ... r+Tutorial
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Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:13 pm

Brand spankin new Tutorial for SAI by Eluned added! And it has the works let me tell ya <333
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Thank you very much for posting these "how tos" :) greatly appreciate it<3
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Thank you for posting this! It helped me out a lot :)
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http://kuler.adobe.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; !!
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Sat Feb 18, 2012 8:30 pm

Neat Site!!! Adding now <3
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glad i could help! it's all i use :D <3
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Sat Feb 25, 2012 6:10 pm

New Pixlr Tutorial Added!
Just wanted to say thank you to everyone that has sent in links and helpful ideas for this <3
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Thank you so much! Someone deserves a lol kitten for this...
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thanks for putting these up i lost the old one xD
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