Saturday, 20 February 2010
Thursday, 18 February 2010
Wednesday, 17 February 2010
so I've been really struggling with color, both color theory and how to apply it in photoshop. I've been reading and reading, and reading on color, and
color theory. I've also been analyzing one of my favorite artists, Loish for her use of color. (www.loish.net) Yesterday I bought a magazine on digital sci-fi and fantasy digital painting and it really helped me get the confidence to dive into my work
today. Here was my first attempt after my new confidence.
Then these two
Then I thought I should take a break, so I I revisited the image that I was using as inspiration
Here was what I created after working with that previous image for a bit.
Although the eyes are a bit wonky, I was extremely please with my first real attempt at a color sketch in photoshop. Then I decided to do a life study of stanley - this is the result. Again I'm quite happy that I'm starting to understand how to use color a bit better.