Nicholas Kay

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So far Nicholas Kay has created 82 blog entries.

New Art Updates

By |December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey everyone!Sorry for the delayed posting, I've been a bit busier than normal lately (which is a good thing!).Here are some updates from my recent past.1. TemplarNo, not the Black Templar painting, just standard medieval stuff. This was a bunch o...

Prints now available for sale!

By |November 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey everyone,I'm very excited to share that several of my pieces are now available for sale!You can find them here: are the three currently available prints:Futurist HussarOur HumanEgalit AdventurerMore ar...

Interview on

By |November 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey folks,This is a brief but exciting entry. My interview with is now up and you all can take a look!You can find the article here:, I recently finished my Hussar painting from ...

Livestreams and AMA

By |November 13th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey folks,I have some updates for you! I've been doing quite a bit of livestreaming lately, and I'd like to share them here.Here's the current version of the painting I've been working during my streaming sessions- it's a futurist Hussar, based off of ...


By |October 31st, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey folks,So this blog entry is pretty expansive (and worth the wait!).You can watch the video below for a quick overview, but please do read below for a more detailed explanation!Announcement 1: The ClinicFirst off, I have a huge announcement - starti...

Art Print Giveaway Winner!

By |October 15th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Our Art Print Giveaway winner has been selected! Watch below to find out who won the free print.To those who didn't win, no worries! There will be more giveaways soon.Thanks for watching and stay tuned!-Nick

Adobe Photoshop Layer Types (Blend Mode) Tutorial

By |October 14th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey folks!The long awaited Adobe Photoshop Layer Types (Blend Mode) Tutorial is finally here! This tutorial addresses each layer type available in Photoshop, examining how the layer type works and why it is (or is not) useful to a digital painter.Below...

YouTube Art Print Giveaway!

By |October 8th, 2012|Uncategorized|

I was so happy with the results of my first print giveaway (via Facebook) that I decided to go ahead and set a second one up on YouTube.Rather than be limited to a pre-selected print, the lucky winner will have the option to choose from one of FOUR dif...

New Painting, Old Frustration

By |September 24th, 2012|Uncategorized|

**UPDATES**Here are the links for the Speed Paint (with music) and Tutorial Videos for this painting.Speed Paint:Tutorial:Hey everyone!I have a finished painting to share with you but unfortunately only a "silent" speed paint to accompany it. YouTube m...

"Feel Good" Nonsense and Hard Truths.

By |September 17th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hey everyone, So I was in the middle of work when I saw this thing pop-up in my Facebook feed. I've seen this thing before, but it always rubs me the wrong way. It's quite possible that I've become jaded and no longer can really understand the plight ...