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Tutorial: Art Nouveau by uncannyphantom Tutorial: Art Nouveau by uncannyphantom
A while back I decided to draw some fanart in the art nouveau style and I searched around online and couldn't find any tutorials for how to draw in such a style. A bit peeved, I decided to make my own tutorial so that others could figure it out as well, without having to go through the hassle that I went through.

I refer to a text on dafont used in Mucha's prints:…

If this comes in handy please let me know, I'd love to see some other people's interpretations of my tutorial, plus I just love the art nouveau style.

-UPDATE- Aug. 19, 2011
I incorporated a recent design of mine into the tutorial. You can see the design here:…

-UPDATE- Feb. 22, 2012
I incorporated another design of mine into the tutorial. The design can be seen here:…

-UPDATE- April 14, 2013
I incorporated another two designs of mine into the tutorial. The designs can be seen here and here:……

-UPDATE- October 6, 2013
I incorporated another design of mine into the tutorial. The design can be seen here:…
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YourPetWerewolf Jan 22, 2014   Traditional Artist
Absolutely super helpful. Have always wanted to do an art nouveau picture but never knew where to start, this is so perfect!! Thank you thank you thank you!
Enieledam108 Oct 27, 2013  Student Digital Artist
My god you're my savior
FoxOFWar Sep 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Much thank yous for the tutorial, it came handy (again). Seems that I'd forgotten to favourite this, so I will be fixing this mistake now.

Also used some of the styles present in here if you're curious:…
magnusf2 Aug 19, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you! Now I got inspired to do some work in this wonderful style! :)  Ive always loved it, but never gotten around to much of it before! :)
tsujigo Jun 10, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Now is Awesome , I have been Searching the Internet looking for something on this Art Style . Now thanks to you I will now enjoy the thrill of drawing my comics and stuff in this style .
AthenaMoore Mar 20, 2013   General Artist
Excellent tutorial! Very helpful.
eyeofthedivine Feb 23, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is awesome thank you I will be using it in the future :D
haileyukulele92 Jan 15, 2013  Student Digital Artist
very handy. thanks for the tips!
Shoeborn Nov 30, 2012  Student General Artist
This tutorial is awesome! I used it, and although I diverged on several points for stylistic reasons, it was very helpful, for I've never been able to find someplace that could tell me how to draw Art Nouveau style. Thank you! :33
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