Tuesday, November 27, 2007
Just so you know, I went about this picture pretty much completely the wrong way. You can also see (maybe) how I fumbled around trying to get the shading right and fix the mistakes in the original sketch, never entirely succeeding.
All done in Corel Painter Essentials from a photo reference (of course) in about three hours.
Another somewhat interesting factoid: Almost every color in the picture is some shade of red/orange. (Browns and skin tones are pretty much orange with less saturation.) That includes the gray of her dress and the background. Here's a picture with the saturation turned up in Photoshop: