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

Forbidden Lands, Fallen Empires and Ancient Guardians Contest – Interview with the Winners!

In May 2020, Syn Studio in partnership with The Rookies conducted an international Concept Art and Illustration contest, titled “Forbidden Lands, Fallen Empires and Ancient Guardians”. The contest was sponsored by ArtStation, Wacom, The Rookies, and Syn Studio. Featured prizes included a VIP ticket to the Syn Studio Gathering of Masters event, a Wacom Intuos … 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

Never before seen Demos and Artwork from Canada’s Watercolour Ambassador: Michael Solovyev !

This Syn Studio blog post features Michael Solovyev, illustrator, teacher and master painter  with over 12 years of professional experience. During his career, Michael has provided illustrations for a dozen books and designed sets for over 40 plays. He has also participated in more than 30 exhibitions, including 9 personal exhibitions and his work can … Continue Reading