Join the U&I Communities
The best way to learn Eric Wenger’s Creative ToolboX of software is to join the customer communities. They have decades of wisdom and experience. They are a well-spring of knowledge about the applications.
Join them on Social Media via these links:
Instagram – ArtMatic Community Gallery
Twitter – General Announcements
YouTube – ArtMatic and MetaSynth Gallery and Tutorials
Discord – ArtMatic and MetaSynth User Groups
Reddit – MetaSynth User Group
Like a different social media platform? Start a user group and tell us about it, and we’ll include it here.
Share Project Content and Creations with Others
Community members often share project starter files to help users expand their skills and get a head-start on projects.
Download the ArtMatic Customer Library Extras available for Free in the store. It includes:
FILES FOR ARTMATIC DESIGNER
Peter Miller – Droste Effect for images.
FILES FOR ARTMATIC VOYAGER
Peter Miller – Hot Air Balloon, Lighting Effects, and a Stone Circle. Plus only available on this webpage: Virus 2, DF Sea Blend (missing).
Dick Scherzinger – Depth Field 3D Trees, Altocumulus Clouds, and Cumulus (Cloud) Towers, Glowing Sphere, Grass Layer, Reaction Shuttle Afterburners. Plus only available on this webpage: Lightning, Rays, Fir Trees, Arches I, Arches II, DF Snow, MP3D Spiral, Endless Clones, Unlimited Picture Layers, Endless Fireworks, BlaBlaMan, Waves, 3D Cubes + Random Rectangles, 3D Torus Tiled, and January 2023 Pack (Alien Clouds, Baseballs, Designer Home, Jellyfish Cluster, Torus Tiles, Mosaique, Mosaique Man, Spiral Spires, Voronoi). Pumping Heart, Bubble Tunnel NEW: Rock Spires, Flat Area, Flat Area Max.
Paul Churchill – Depth Field 3D Objects.
Rick Weiss – Voyager Texture Library descriptions.
Andy Tomlin – Architecture Library and Deep Space Library descriptions, and Simple HeartCurves.
FILES FOR METASYNTH
Glen Bledsoe – Potbelly
Helge Krabye – One Drop
Eric Wenger – Mystery (coming soon)
Do you have a project file to share? Let us know!
MetaSynth+Xx users have donated tracks to a series of compilation albums called “MetaSynthia”. Take a listen to the new MetaSynthia Volume 7 and 8, and its collection of experimental compositions:
Let Us Know About Your Work
Message support with a link to your latest ArtMatic and MetaSynth creations so we can post links to them below.
Alexandra Angelika (ArtMatic) – Darkness and Whimsy : 2D images and 3D videos.
Andrew Souter (MetaSynth) – the owner of Galbanum expansion packs piano works.
Anthony Baldino (MetaSynth) – Sound Design for films : Interview https://westlakepro.com/5-questions-with-composer-sound-designer-anthony-baldino-2/
Audio Terrorist (MetaSynth) – Entertainment for the Day : goth-industrial album made with MetaSynth.
Brian Evans (ArtMatic and MetaSynth) – visual and sonic arts.
Carlo Serafini (MetaSynth) – Ancient Krell Music : experimental soundtrack inspired by “Forbidden Planet”.
Dan Wyman (MetaSynth) – James Lick Observatory : live improv performance with Sax.
Daniel Hensel (MetaSynth) – Learn more about this music composer on his website.
Gary Lee Nelson (ArtMatic and MetaSynth) – Creative Works : (ArtMatic and Xx) retrospective interview.
Glen Bledsoe (MetaSynth) – Octopants : experimental electronica album (MetaSynth), and MetaSynthia albums. [Curator].
Joe Walker (MetaSynth) – Dune, Sicario, Arrival, 12 Years a Slave : Extending Chords in MetaSynth tutorial.
Karl Sinkkonen (ArtMatic) – Heightmaps with ArtMatic Engine (Interview TBD).
Mel Wesson (MetaSynth) – Sound Design for films. IMDB list.
MetaSynthia (ArtMatic and MetaSynth) – MetaSynthia : compilation albums featuring MetaSynth artists and ArtMatic videos.
Monthy Adkins (MetaSynth) – His series of dark ambient albums as are available here.
Patricia Arnold (ArtMatic) – Her book on fractals uses ArtMatic Designer and is available on Amazon.
Paul Fletcher (ArtMatic and MetaSynth) – Ed Mundio, Ambient Owlbert, Digital Compost : music and video. Interview In Edit.
Peter Kiethe (MetaSynth) – MetaSounder: live improvisation videos, Interview In Edit.
Timothy Helgeson (ArtMatic) – Designer generated mandalas on YouTube.
Todd Barton (MetaSynth) – Ashland Shakesphere Festival: retrospective interview.
Van McElwee (MetaSynth) – Video Collage and Audio: official website.
Waki (ArtMatic and MetaSynth) – Treasure : experimental album and (MetaSynth).
William Spivey (MetaSynth) – ambient music albums.