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3D Reference for 2D Artists


3D Reference for 2D Artists (using free software only)

What this covers:
Rapid 3D workflow as base or reference for 2D art, for people with little or no 3D experience
Lighting/composition exploration
Setting up realistic reference materials
Demo of how to use the reference

What this doesn't cover:
3D Modelling/Sculpting
Basically any 'professional' or 'proper' 3D artist workflow

Software used:
Blender (
DAZ Studio (
MagicaVoxel (
Photoshop (or any painting software)

Standard Use License
License: Standard License
Stock Assets

For personal use and one commercial project (up to 2,000 sales or 20,000 views).


One copy to be used by a single user.

Installable Tools

One installation by a single user.

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Files (4)
3D For 2D Artists Part 1 - Grace Zhu
mp4 /
200 MB
3D For 2D Artists Part 2 - Grace Zhu
mp4 /
630 MB
3D for 2D Artists Paintover - Grace Zhu
mp4 /
66 MB
tif /
15 MB