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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

RECOMMENDED RESOURCES

 

Futurepedia.io

An online resource that covers over 1,000 tools across a range of categories including art, text, video, and design.

 

The DALL·E Prompt Book

A detailed and free guide to text prompt construction specific to DALL-E.

Link: dallery.gallery/the-dalle-2-prompt-book

 

Create Stunning AI Art Using Craiyon, DALL-E and Midjourney

Written by Antonis Tsagaris, this was the first book that got me started down the AI art rabbit hole and a resource I recommend to others interested in learning about DALL-E and Midjourney.

 

Lexica Art

This searchable text prompt library for Stable Diffusion provides a useful reference for inspiration.

Link: lexica.art

 

Arthub.ai

Another prompt library where you can explore images and prompts from top community artists and designers, including an upvote section.

Link: arthub.art

 

Theresanaiforthat.com

Lists newly released AI-powered software offerings, mostly in the creative...