2D Game art for HTML5 Game Programmers
Also check out Chris' introductory post on GamaSutra which covers a lot of the basics and is a huge boom to indie-developers without design skills.
Here's a sampling of recent posts:
- Basic shading - the ball - how to create a 3D-shaded spheres
- Building isometric art in vectors - step 1 - how to create isometric blocky world tiles
- Creating a brick building
- Creating a character with outlines - creates a cartoon outlined piggy.
- Cartoon Cactus
- Making materials: wood
- Tank Tutorial
All-in-all, great, well-illustrated tutorials that should greatly help programmers with an "Art Problem", here's a sample of how the tutorials are illustrated (click through for the tank tut):