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Generative AI Art

By : Oliver Theobald
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Generative AI Art

By: Oliver Theobald

Overview of this book

The course introduces the basic concepts of artificial intelligence and its application in art, making it accessible even to those without a technical background. This foundation paves the way for exploring the nuances of effective prompt crafting, a critical skill for generating bespoke AI artwork. The course focuses on hands-on demonstrations with leading AI art software, including Craiyon and Midjourney, offering step-by-step guides to harness these tools effectively. Through practical examples, learners will understand how to navigate image prompts, masking techniques, framing, and lighting to enhance the visual appeal of their creations. The significance of navigating these elements is underscored, highlighting their role in achieving consistency and originality in AI-generated art. The course wraps up by delving into the remixing of popular art styles, the art of creating compelling text prompts, and the critical aspects of image rights, ethics, privacy, and originality in the digital art space. By concluding with recommended resources, learners are equipped to continue their journey in AI art, fueled by inspiration and a solid understanding of the field's possibilities and responsibilities.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
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1
INTRODUCTION
2
A GENTLE INTRODUCTION TO AI
3
THE ART OF THE PROMPT
4
AI ART SOFTWARE
5
CRAIYON DEMONSTRATION
6
MIDJOURNEY DEMONSTRATION
7
AI-GENERATED PROMPTS
8
IMAGE PROMPTS & MASKING
9
FRAMING & LIGHTING
10
PARAMETERS
11
CONSISTENCY
12
REMIXING POPULAR STYLES OF ART
13
USEFUL TEXT PROMPTS
14
IMAGE RIGHTS
15
ETHICS, PRIVACY & ORIGINALITY
16
CONCLUSION
17
RECOMMENDED RESOURCES

REMIXING POPULAR STYLES OF ART

 

When it comes to artistic expression, there are almost as many styles as there are works of art.

There’s no right or wrong approach, so don’t be afraid to experiment. Exploring different styles will give you a better understanding of art and help you develop your own unique style. With practice, you may even come up with a new style.

To help you explore the different range of artistic styles available, I have included a list of popular styles and artists, as well as some sample text prompts.

 

The sample images included in this chapter were generated using DALL-E, using the first sample prompt listed in each section.

 

Impressionism

This style focuses on capturing a moment in time with loose brush strokes and vibrant colors. Think Monet or Cassatt for examples of this type of art.

 

Sample prompts

 

  1. A sunlit garden in full bloom, captured in a flurry of vibrant brushstrokes, impressionist style
  2. An...