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Oliver Wetter
Works at Random House, Piper, Bastei Lübbe, Prime books, Weltbild
Attended Ibkk -Institut für bildende Kunst und Kunsttherapie / Bochum
Lives in Germany
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Cintweak 27-X Keyboard Tray Review
Today I want to write about a nifty little helper that changed the way I work. Recently I got my new drawing table(!), the Cintiq 27QHD. (( You can find a review here ) That piece took a lot space on my desk away for good. The drawback was the placement of ...
Review about the Cintweak 27-X for Wacom Cintiq 27QHD.
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New portrait for my patrons ;)
Motoko fanart & portrait study My dear patrons get: - Hi-Res version - Step by step process - PSD- Files with layers and commentary Wishing you a wonderful weekend, cheers!
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Rogue portrait study  & fanart today for exercise. 
Just a little Rogue portrait study & fanart today for exercise. Looking forward to the new Avengers movie btw. As always, my dear patrons get: - Hi-Res version - Step by step process - PSD- Files with layers and commentary Wishing you all a wonderful day, cheers!
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New portrait painting up on Patreon.
OK, I have to admit, I´m officially obsessed with vampires;) Hope you like. My dear patrons get: - Hi-Res version - Process steps - PSD with layers and commentary All the best, fantasio
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Wishing you all a happy easter 2015, cheers!
A little extra this month, League of Legends meet Gil Elvgren ;) Another mashup to improve my painting habits. Happy easter everyone, have a save one. My dear Patrons will get: - Hi-Res JPGs - Process steps - fb Avatar (square) and regular portrait - PSDs with commentary Cheers
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The New Client Guide To Illustration
In times before the Internet was used by billions of users, illustration was a specific business that only rung a bell if you were an art director of an ad agency, a magazine editor or a publisher. Today entrepreneurs and independent publishers can be anyon...
The new client guide on how to approach illustrators, time saving tips for anyone in need of visual art.
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Resurrection 2.0
A recent piece I did for the Dark Realm Collective. An art pack release for "Black Easter. The theme I picked was "Resurrection". https://www.facebook.com/darkrealmcollective My patrons will get an exclusive 4k Resolution wallpaper in the beginning of May. ...
MY recent contribution to the DRC art package / Black easter.
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A quick piece I did on the recent art -show...
Marilyn Monroe portrait study I did over the weekend to explain digital painting on an art show ;) My dear patrons get: - Hi-Res version - Step by step process - PSD- Files with layers and commentary Wishing you all a wonderful sunny day, cheers!
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Education In A Nutshell: Digital Painting Tutorials
We are living in amazing times. Right now you can educate yourself with a smartphone or tablet at your hands. It takes self discipline and persistence for sure. Paving your way through the education jungle isn´t easy. But the rewards are gorgeous. In this ...
Site suggestion and links for learning how to digital paint at your own pace.
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A new piece for the Dark Realm collective.

Get the wallpaper and full layered, commented PSD on my Patreon page as giveaway. 

please share if you like.
A recent piece I did for the Dark Realm Collective - art pack release for "Black Easter. The theme I picked was "Resurrection". https://www.facebook.com/darkrealmcollective My patrons will get an exclusive 4k Resolution wallpaper (download in the activity section, the post without image) And as a little teaser, here is a link to download the full PSD file with layers and commentary. http://1drv.ms/1DHryAO Enjoy;)
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New work up on patreon!
Another piece for the Android Legacy series a bit inspired by the work of Andre De Freitas... And also another collaboration piece with Louis Konstantinou and Gianna Vlachou. There is also a step by step process in german about this piece available in the recent "Digital Paintbook", you can get it here: http://www.airbrush-zeitschrift.de/digital-painting/e-books/304/digital-paintbook-volume-3-e-book My dear patrons will get: Hi-Res version of ...
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New reward up on Patreon, sign up before April first to get yours.
Elvgren study mashed up with Sucker Punch ;) That was lots of fun and I learned a lot. For this one I strived to keep the stroke and lighting from the Elvgren painting and the likeness of Emily Browning. The painting was done from scratch and is not an overpaint. As always, my dear patrons will get: - Hi-Res JPEG version - PSD version with layers and commentary - Process steps This is reward nr.13, which means I´m 3 pieces over my goal this m...
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Have him in circles
992 people
‫ابو سمره‬‎'s profile photo
Jesús T's profile photo
Maya Alladatova's profile photo
Stefan Heinz's profile photo
herman dago's profile photo
Michael Heilig's profile photo
morteza montazeri's profile photo
Lin XiaoDie (Suda)'s profile photo
Asifa Malik's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Illustrator / Visual Artist
Skills
Photoshop inhabitant, blender rookie, Mandelbulb explorer, Sculptris junkie
Employment
  • Random House, Piper, Bastei Lübbe, Prime books, Weltbild
    Cover Illustrator, present
  • Ibkk - Wrobel Schwarz
    Lecturer, present
  • Fantasio fine Arts
    Illustrator / Künstler, 2009 - present
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Germany
Story
Tagline
I make things up and imitate art.
Introduction

My name is Oliver Wetter, head of Ars Fantasio.
I am a freelance illustrator and visual artist from Germany.

Currently available for commercial art and private commissions.

Besides the full time art duty, I´m a  lecturer at the IBKK art institute in Bochum/Germany, where I teach digital painting.

In my spare time I write about art, marketing and technology on Ars Fantasio and guest blogging on Altpick Connects

I create personal works for my patrons on my venture Patreon.com/fantasio

Contact me for a noncommittal quote on your project. 

Here is my CV: http://goo.gl/vpPWvV

Bragging rights
Survived San Diego Comic Con
Education
  • Ibkk -Institut für bildende Kunst und Kunsttherapie / Bochum
    Diploma in design, 2002 - 2007
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Gender
Male
Other names
Fantasio / Fantasiox