Hurley Burley Studio

Fantasy Art and Illustration


Category: Constructive Criticism

Being Tapped Out

On one hand, making it extremely taxing is one of the things that makes reaching the peak of the mountain so rewarding at the end. On the other hand, destroying your player bases will to live is incredibly toxic.

Alter Feedback: I usually Draw

The feedback for these is short and sweet: Color Matching, Thin Paint, and Add Details.

Alter Feedback: Advice for New Alterist

Today we’ll be going over a few main spots:
Color Matching
Working in layers
Clean Edges
Extending Details

Alter Feedback: Working on Extensions

These guys are done by Reddit user u/Knallkasten. They posted earlier with an Island alter that turned out pretty well! These however, they wanted suggestions of what to when you extend the artwork down. That is a fantastic question, because some Read more…

Alter Feedback – Plains

Today we’re taking a look at a Plains done by Reddit user /u/flipster101. This is their first attempt at altering cards and painting in general. I think we all had some art classes we were forced to take in grade Read more…

Alter Feedback – Elfhame Druid

This is reddit user /u/TheDeadalus’s first Magic: the Gathering alter! They did a fantastic job at keeping the paint thin. They main thing they need to work on is color matching and adding detail. The alterist specifically asked about working Read more…

Alter Feedback – Just starting

Reddit user /u/ProperMarionberry just started working on card alters. These are a pretty good start, and make me want to take the time to get some Guilds of Ravnica cards done. Here’s what were going to touch on today. Grey Read more…

Alter Feedback – First Tries

Reddit user /u/Jux360 decided to try their hand at altering cards. They posted their work asking for feedback. I’m not going to lie, I think the Lilly is totes adorbes! For a first try, these aren’t bad. We are going Read more…

Alter Feedback – “Dual Lands”

Reddit user u/chiefkiefchief is planning on making a set of “Dual Lands” for their cube. These are the first two that they finished. Overall, they are pretty good for a person starting out with card altering. However, there are some Read more…

When should I work on Expensive Cards?

“So my goal is to extended border my entire EDH deck. My question is how do you go about altering an “expensive” card. I’m going to eventually do it but I don’t want to go for it and be like Read more…