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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

AI-GENERATED PROMPTS

 

In this chapter, we will explore how to take your AI art to the next level by utilizing external AI software to craft text prompts that support your creative vision. By using tools such as Character.ai, you can quickly generate high-quality text-to-image prompts through a user-friendly chat interface.

Character.ai is a software tool that lets you create AI characters that you can chat with, including Elon Musk, Plato, Giga Chad, and even an AI character for teaching you Japanese.

 

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Figure 31: character.ai chat channels

 

To get started, sign up for a free account, search for the "Midjourney Prompts" character on the platform, and enter a sentence or phrase to outline your artistic vision in the chat box window. Character.ai will then use artificial intelligence to generate image text prompts based on the description you entered, prompts other people are using, as well as all the tutorials it can find online for making images...