10 INSANELY FUN Midjourney ART STYLES: Vol 6 (Midjourney Prompt tips!)

Wade McMaster - Creator Impact
31 Aug 202311:24

TLDRThis video showcases 10 unique art styles that can be applied to Midjourney prompts to create visually striking images. The styles include Nature Punk, which adds natural elements to subjects; Stained Glass Portrait, which gives a window-like appearance; Hydro Dip, a paint and water effect; Fractal, a never-ending pattern; Simpsons Cartoon Style, transforming images into a cartoon aesthetic; Vinyl Sticker, making subjects look like printed stickers; Zentangle, a black and white line work style; Meggaphobia, which plays with the fear of large objects; Geometric Shape Design, turning subjects into geometric shapes; and Blueprint, giving a technical drawing look. The video demonstrates these styles with various subjects like a woman's face, a dog, Pikachu, a Samurai, and Darth Vader, highlighting the creative and sometimes inconsistent results that can be achieved with these art styles.

Takeaways

  • ๐ŸŒฟ Nature Punk: Adds nature elements to images, like vines and sticks growing around a face.
  • ๐ŸŽจ Stained Glass Portrait: Creates images that resemble actual stained glass windows with lead light effects.
  • ๐Ÿ—ป Samurai and Mount Fuji: A peaceful style that interprets images with a serene and artistic touch.
  • ๐Ÿถ Dog with Sunglasses: An interesting and less common style applied to subjects, making them stand out.
  • ๐Ÿ’ง Hydro Dip: A splattery, paint-like effect that can be inconsistent but visually striking.
  • ๐Ÿงฉ Fractal: Generates never-ending patterns that can add unique and intricate details to subjects.
  • ๐Ÿ“บ Simpsons Cartoon Style: Transforms images into a cartoon style with varying levels of consistency and detail.
  • ๐Ÿš— Vinyl Sticker: Gives a sticker-like appearance to images with a simple and vector-style aesthetic.
  • ๐ŸŒ€ Zentangle: Applies a black and white line work style that adds intricate details and patterns to images.
  • ๐Ÿ“ Geometric Shape Design: Transforms subjects into geometric designs, offering a structured and sometimes 3D effect.
  • ๐Ÿ“œ Blueprint: Aims to make images resemble architectural blueprints, with varying levels of success and uniqueness.

Q & A

  • What is the first art style mentioned in the video that can be used with Midjourney prompts?

    -The first art style mentioned is 'Nature Punk', which tends to add nature elements to the imagery.

  • How does the 'Stained Glass Portrait' style transform the appearance of a subject?

    -The 'Stained Glass Portrait' style makes a subject's face resemble an actual window made out of stained glass or lead light, giving it a colorful and textured look.

  • What is the effect of using the 'Hydro Dip' style on an image?

    -The 'Hydro Dip' style gives the impression that the subject is dipped in paint and water, resulting in a splattery, action-packed look with paint drips and fluid effects.

  • How does the 'Fractal' style affect the overall look of an image?

    -The 'Fractal' style introduces a never-ending pattern into the image, creating a unique and complex design that can make elements of the subject appear to be glowing or have a power emanating from them.

  • What is the 'Simpsons Cartoon Style' and how does it alter the appearance of characters?

    -The 'Simpsons Cartoon Style' transforms characters into versions that resemble those from the popular animated TV show, 'The Simpsons', with exaggerated features and a distinct color palette.

  • What is the 'Vinyl Sticker' style and how does it present the subject?

    -The 'Vinyl Sticker' style simplifies the subject into a sticker-like appearance, often with a vector style and a flat, photographic look that suggests it could be applied to surfaces like cars.

  • How does the 'Zentangle' style impact the visual elements of an image?

    -The 'Zentangle' style adds intricate black and white line work to the image, featuring swirls, vines, and other patterns that can enhance the details and create a rich texture.

  • What is 'Megalophobia' and how is it represented in the video?

    -Megalophobia is a fear of intensely large objects. In the video, it is represented through images that depict subjects as small in the presence of giant objects, introducing a sense of scale and potentially fear.

  • How does the 'Geometric Shape Design' style modify the architecture of structures?

    -The 'Geometric Shape Design' style transforms the architecture by changing the shapes of windows, roofs, and other structural elements into more geometric forms, sometimes resembling a low poly 3D design.

  • What is the 'Blueprint' style and how does it change the appearance of an object or scene?

    -The 'Blueprint' style aims to make objects or scenes resemble architectural or engineering blueprints, using lines and details to represent the structure in a technical drawing format.

  • What resource is mentioned in the video for those who want to explore more styles with Midjourney?

    -The video mentions a 'Mid-journey cheat sheet' that contains codes, parameters, and models for trying out different commands and styles with Midjourney.

Outlines

00:00

๐ŸŒฟ Nature Punk and Other Creative Styles

The first paragraph introduces a variety of creative styles that can be applied to images for unique effects. It discusses the 'Nature Punk' style, which incorporates natural elements like vines and sticks around subjects. The paragraph also covers styles such as 'stained glass portrait', which gives a window-like appearance, and 'hydro dip', resulting in a paint and water splatter effect. The fractal style is mentioned for its never-ending patterns, and the 'Simpsons cartoon style' is noted for its ability to transform images into a cartoon-like appearance with consistency in line thickness. The paragraph concludes with the 'vinyl sticker' style, which turns images into simple, vector-like stickers.

05:00

๐ŸŽจ Exploring More Artistic Styles

The second paragraph delves into additional artistic styles, starting with 'Zentangle', characterized by its intricate black and white line work. It then touches on 'megaphobia', which represents the fear of large objects and is demonstrated through images of giant characters or objects. 'Geometric shape design' is described as turning subjects into geometric shapes, sometimes with a 3D style. The 'blueprint' style is intended to make images resemble architectural blueprints, although it may not always be consistent. The paragraph also highlights the potential for AI errors and the uniqueness of each style when applied to different subjects, such as the 'Modern Family Home' and 'Darth Vader', which showcase the versatility of these styles.

10:02

๐Ÿ“ Mid-Journey Cheat Sheet and Conclusion

The final paragraph provides a resource for viewers interested in experimenting with different styles. It mentions a 'mid-journey cheat sheet' containing codes, parameters, and models that can be used for various effects when prompting the AI. The speaker encourages viewers to check out the cheat sheet and the 'Mid Journey Styles' playlist for more exploration of these styles. The paragraph ends with a thank you note, an invitation to like the video, and a farewell, promising to see the viewers again soon.

Mindmap

Keywords

๐Ÿ’กMidjourney

Midjourney refers to a hypothetical creative AI tool that the video is about. It's used to generate art styles based on prompts given by the user. In the video, various styles like 'Nature Punk' and 'Stained Glass Portrait' are demonstrated as examples of the diverse imagery that can be created using Midjourney.

๐Ÿ’กNature Punk

Nature Punk is one of the art styles showcased in the video, characterized by the integration of natural elements into the subject's imagery. For instance, a woman's face is depicted with vines and sticks growing around it, embodying the Nature Punk style's fusion of organic and artistic elements.

๐Ÿ’กStained Glass Portrait

This style mimics the appearance of traditional stained glass windows. The video illustrates how a woman's face can be rendered in this style, giving the impression of looking through a colorful, leaded glass window, which adds a unique and artistic flair to the portrait.

๐Ÿ’กHydro Dip

Hydro Dip is an effect that gives the illusion of the subject being dipped in paint and water. The video describes how this can create a 'splattery' look with paint drips, as seen when applied to a character like Pikachu, enhancing the dynamic visual appeal.

๐Ÿ’กFractal

Fractal, in the context of the video, refers to an art style that uses never-ending, repeating patterns. It's demonstrated on various subjects, including a woman's face and Darth Vader, where the fractal pattern adds a complex, intricate design element to the imagery.

๐Ÿ’กCartoon Style

Cartoon Style transformation, as shown in the video, involves turning subjects into characters reminiscent of those from animated shows like 'The Simpsons'. This style is characterized by exaggerated features, simplified shapes, and a playful aesthetic, as seen with characters like the Incredible Hulk.

๐Ÿ’กVinyl Sticker

The Vinyl Sticker style transforms images into what appears to be printed stickers, with a vector-like simplicity. The video shows how a woman's face and a futuristic car are given this treatment, making them look like they could be decals applied to surfaces.

๐Ÿ’กZentangle

Zentangle is an art style that uses repetitive patterns to create intricate, detailed designs. In the video, a woman's face and a Samurai are given the Zentangle treatment, with swirling lines and vines adding a rich texture to the imagery.

๐Ÿ’กMegalophobia

Megalophobia is the fear of large objects, and in the video, this concept is creatively used to generate images that evoke a sense of scale and fear. For example, a giant Pikachu causing chaos among buildings is used to illustrate the concept.

๐Ÿ’กGeometric Shape Design

This style involves breaking down subjects into geometric shapes. The video shows how characters like Michael Jackson and Pikachu are reimagined using geometric shapes, creating a stylized, abstract representation of the original subjects.

๐Ÿ’กBlueprint

The Blueprint style aims to make images resemble architectural or engineering blueprints. The video demonstrates how subjects like a house and Darth Vader are transformed into detailed, line-based schematics, emphasizing structure and design.

Highlights

Explore 10 uniquely fun art styles to enhance your Midjourney prompts with nature-inspired elements.

Nature Punk style integrates nature elements like vines and sticks around subjects for a distinctive look.

Stained glass portrait style creates a window-like effect with lead light aesthetics.

Hydro dip effect adds a splattery, paint-like texture to images with dynamic action.

Fractal patterns introduce a never-ending, intricate design to subjects, enhancing visual complexity.

Simpsons cartoon style transforms subjects into characters with a humorous and recognizable animation touch.

Vinyl sticker style simplifies images into vector-like, sticker representations with a minimalistic appeal.

Zentangle art style uses black and white line work to add detailed, swirling patterns to subjects.

Megalophobia style captures the fear of large objects by depicting subjects as towering and intimidating.

Geometric shape design transforms subjects into low poly, 3D models with a focus on shapes and symmetry.

Blueprint style gives a technical, architectural blueprint appearance to various subjects.

Midjourney's AI is improving in consistency and detail, especially in cartoon styles.

Inconsistencies in styles can lead to unexpected and unique outcomes, adding to the creative process.

Midjourney cheat sheet provides a resource for users to enhance their prompts with various codes and styles.

The video showcases the practical application of different styles on various subjects, from faces to landscapes.

Each style has a unique impact on the subjects, offering a range of creative possibilities for artists and designers.

The video serves as a guide for those interested in experimenting with Midjourney's art styles to create visually striking imagery.

The inclusion of a Midjourney Styles playlist offers viewers a curated collection of style exploration videos.