Author Archives: Chris Hilbig

About Chris Hilbig

Illustrator, blogger, capitalist, conservative/libertarian, insomniac, lover of pro-wrestling, MMA, comics, rock, japanophile, and Apple fan.

How to Make Screen Tones! — Part 2

In Part 1, we learned how to make screen tones in Adobe PhotoShop using the Color Halftone filter, as well as a few screen tone techniques we can apply to our work. Like I mentioned last…

How to Make Screen Tones! — Part 1

You see screen tones just about everywhere. In your comic books, advertisements, and on even on television. Sometimes screen tones get referred to as screens, tones, or zip-a-tone. They come in a variety of densities,…

Yes, You Too Can Draw! – Ch 4 — Image Transferring

Welcome back to Yes, You Too Can Draw! I have another exciting lesson for you today. I say “exciting” because if you’re not careful, this technique may blow your mind. (Or possibly shock you. Or make…

Adventures in Education — Chapter 1.0 ~ Grid Me a River…

Summary: This lesson was pretty remedial for me. It took me back to my middle school days of torment. (But that’s another story…) Here’s the jest of what we learned: A little history How to…