There’s Still No Make Art Button: The Myth of AI Art

By now I know most of you have seen the crazy AI art swamping the internet. I remember the brouhaha when artbreeder came out a few years ago. Of course, being the digital art person I am,...

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From Concept to Finished Work

I've been playing around with showing some of my processes from "concept" to "creation". Here are some pictures from my last work. From poorly sketched paper and pencil idea to finished work. Also, I started making...

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Celebrating 12 Years of Learning

January 16, 2010. That's the date I made my first purchase in the DAZ store. I got V4 and a butt-ton of other items for free. I had a tiny little Eee-machine computer I did most...

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Sword And Sorcery Contest | Made With DAZ

I don't normally enter contests, but sometimes I shake off fear and go for it. If you never try, you will always lose....right? So, anyway when DAZ sent an email about a Sword and Sorcery render contest...

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Why You Should Take Those Free Victoria 4 Items

All things for 3D applications start out as just a shape.  I didn’t know when I was a mini mogul in Second Life that all those doodads I made in Hexagon were actually 3D shapes.  Or that it was a DAZ program.  At...

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Mood Board Challenge 2019

Tone Words: Warrior, Leader, Feminine, Spirited, Strong This week I participated in a Mood Board Challenge I came across in a Facebook ad. The challenge was put on by Sarah Masci and the first step...

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Digital Art Talk: Smart Content Panel Made Us Lazy

Ten years ago I started my journey with digital art. In 2009, when I came on the scene, Victoria 4 was the "It" girl and Poser was the "It" program. Victoria 4 was so widely supported and...

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#Dragon #Stock #Art

The other day I made an awesome picture. I was rather proud of how it turned out. Every time I look at it, I think hum, that's not half bad. Then someone told me I should...

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Order Your Comics Now!!

Order Here   The other day I logged into my dashboard and I noticed that my comics were live at Indy Planet.  I never got the bot letter that said they were for sale.  What a nice surprise.  If you have...

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The Art of Shannon McRoberts: Now in Book Form

After much research I finally gave up on trying to find an economical way to produce a full color art book and just went with what I knew:  Blurb.   I don't advertise the books I am about to...

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