Top Painting, Colour and Light Tutorials!

Gumroad resources for perfecting the fundamentals: Colour, Light and Painting A few months ago, we brought you our top picks for strengthening your brushwork game. We hope you found those resources to be engaging and instructive. We are now well into the new year, at a time when we normally forget about our well-intentioned resolutions. … Continue Reading

Top 5 Brushwork Tutorials!

Gumroad resources to help take your art to the next level! The year 2020 and its slew of unprecedented global events have changed how we work, how we learn, and how we take part in art-related activities. Isolation and mostly online-centered communication have left many artists struggling to find inspiration and motivation. At Syn Studio, … Continue Reading

A Syn Studio Guide to Making your own References

As artists, capturing a realisitic and believable feel in our works can be difficult. A strong understanding of construction and structure is key, however what happens when we get stuck? This is where a good library of references can help during the artistic process. Many great artists create their own references. James Gurney, for instance, wears costumes and … Continue Reading