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Keywords tutorialNumerous times now I search the Resources/Stock section of dA (and other sections) for reference materials and end up not finding anything satisfying, only to come across exactly what I was looking for (usually too late) in some obscure gallery under a title entirely unrelated to my original search.Keywords tutorial by MimozaBlooming
Point: the lack of proper keywords leads to limited exposure, which hurts both the artist and the potential viewers.
Solution: when choosing keywords, implement various approaches to identify the subject1s presented in artwork and the target audience.
Below are suggestions I've brainstormed so far:
1. Identify all the objects in your work (that are central, or can be used as reference, or the ones that are simply executed well enough for others to use as an example for technique or style);
2. Be both general and specific in your descriptive words: for example, it's both a tree, and a weeping willow;
3. Identify the atmosphere and the emotions you think your work conveys
(Just as importantly