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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)
Free Chapter
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

USEFUL TEXT PROMPTS

 

Below are some useful text prompt templates you can use to experiment as you familiarize yourself with your chosen software. You may also like to check out Lexica Art (lexica.art), which offers a free text prompt library based on images generated using Stable Diffusion, or arthub.ai to explore other images and prompts from top community artists and designers.

At the time of writing, examples of trending prompts include raw photo, multiple exposure photography, and trending on artstation.

 

 

a dark glowing forest in __________ and __________ with sky burning

 

an epic temple in __________ and futuristic __________ suspended in the air

 

the gloomy gateway to __________ and _________ with luminescent blue dust

 

the angel of _____ and _______ surrounded in darkness, cinematic lighting

 

a photorealistic 8k shot of the emperor/empress of __________ with dynamic lighting

 

a biblical fantasy illustration of __________...