[IGDA Albany] So You Want to be an Artist (October 10th, 7:00 PM)

IGDA Albany usually has a professional talk every 1st Wednesday of the month. This month, Penelope Barbalios will present “So You Want to be an Artist.” The talk will begin at 7 pm; feel free to come in as early as 6 or stay until 9 if you’d like to mingle. Talk Details You’ve always…Continue reading [IGDA Albany] So You Want to be an Artist (October 10th, 7:00 PM)

Ludum Dare 42 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

It was an exhausting, 72-hour long journey, but we’ve returned from Ludum Dare 42 successfully, Space Cadets! The theme this time was, “running out of space,” where each team took a very different perspective on. Here are the latest games created in the capital region of New York from this game jam: Open Spaces Agoraphobia…Continue reading Ludum Dare 42 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

[IGDA Albany] Nina Stanley (August 1st, 6:30 PM)

IGDA Albany usually has a professional talk every 1st Wednesday of the month. This month’s IGDA Albany speaker is Nina Stanley, as she discusses her experience in the industry as an artist. The talk will begin at 7 pm; feel free to come in as early as 6 or stay until 9 if you’d like…Continue reading [IGDA Albany] Nina Stanley (August 1st, 6:30 PM)

Orbit: Game Art – Q & A (May 25, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up! First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so. What are we doing this week? Bring your portfolios, pet projects, sketchbooks, or just a lot of questions! Let’s meet and review work and give/get advice on anything and everything game art…Continue reading Orbit: Game Art – Q & A (May 25, 7pm)

Orbit: TAO group – Game Art Tips & Tricks (May 11, 7pm)

First time attending this event? Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so. TAO (TVGS Art Orbit) group kickoff lesson! Want to learn or improve your game art skills? Have a question about creating art or want to make a game that you are working on look better?…Continue reading Orbit: TAO group – Game Art Tips & Tricks (May 11, 7pm)

"∞ the forever city ∞" by Paul Robertson

Total Beginner Pixel Art (August 19, 2015)

* Image “∞ the forever city ∞” by Paul Robertson For this month’s free lesson, talented artist Astra Wijaya will teach about creating pixel art for your 2D retro games. This will be a new track for those who want to learn visual art and we will start with making pixel art. This is a…Continue reading Total Beginner Pixel Art (August 19, 2015)