Trixel Tuesday: Hanke, Sparth, Fish, Ttstreet, Kochalka, mdk7


Daft Punk – Broken Cities. Dark, Bladerunner-esque fan art made by graphic designer and illustrator, Natalie Hanke.


Environment artwork made by legendary artist, Sparth aka Nicolas Bouvier. I love the colors in this piece and the brilliant use of the outline tool for the people and their shadows. Sparth was the Lead Concept Artist for Halo 4, and he has worked on Assassin’s Creed, Prince of Persia – Warrior Within, Rage, among others and has a jaw-dropping art book called Structura. We’re both honored that he likes drawing with Hexels :)


 “WATER TEMPLE!!! BLOOD TEMPLE!!!” another radical Hexels piece from FEZ creator, Phil Fish! I love the duality of this one.

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Devlog: Hexels 1.2 Update – Voronoi Shape Mode


We’ve been keeping busy adding exciting new features to Hexels. This one is Voronoi Shape Mode and it will be in Hexels Pro version 1.2. It has a shattered effect like broken glass, and every shape is different. It adds a lot of randomness to drawing and is really fun to work with:) Here’s a Pokémon stained glass fan art piece I’m working on.


Close-up of the voronoi grid. The grid is generated and you paint on it. You can also manipulate the grid in a few different ways shown in the videos below:

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