That are free to use, modify and share.

Here at The Art Hacker, we believe that open content is the first step needed to create a collaborative network of knowledge. 

Many talented creative people around the world can't access a decent art education because of cost, currency or language barriers. We aim to lift these limitations by openly licensing our content, effectively allowing anyone to access, use, modify and redistribute it.

Introduction to 3D/2D Character Design - Part 1

In this 1h30 tutorial, Stephane Wootha Richard will introduce you to his 3D/2D mixed workflow for designing characters with Zbrush, Keyshot and Photoshop.

This first part covers designing in 3D.

This tutorial is licensed under a Creative Common Attributon Share-Alike 4.0 international license by Stephane Wootha Richard


Stock images for artists

From photobashing to matte painting and 3D texturing, these packs contains free to use, share and modify images licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. An additional copyright notice waives the Attribution clause for modified images remixed into your own work. In other words, these images can be incorporated without limitations in your own work, even for commercial purpose.

Urbex Pack 01 - Abandoned Sanatorium

This set includes 532 reference photos of an abandoned sanatorium in France, that can be used as reference material in concept design, illustration and any image creation for personal or commercial use.  


This collection of images by Stephane Wootha Richard is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.  

If you include any of these images modified in your own work, you are waived from the Attribution clause.

Burgundy Medieval Architecture

Agricultural Machines Museum

Renaissance Castle

Macro Photography - Forest

2D Fractals

Ruins and Overgrown


That are also free to use, share and modify.

All the artworks below are available in their original resolution and openly licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0 International License.

Golden Hour in Squares

Fishing Port

Dragon Tiger Gate

Mother of Dragons

My Heart Is Lost, The Beasts...

Talk To Me

Hunter Hunting

Know. Your. Fear.


Help us to promote Open Art Education and Free Culture 


The Art Hacker is a project founded by Stephane Wootha Richard, that started in April 2017 as a newsletter about holistic art education and self-learning. The project soon evolved into its current form and aims at creating Open Educational Resources for aspiring and professional concept artists.