Digital Painting of a Blonde Girl on a Dark Blue Background
I’ve been trying to power-up my painting skills with this digital painting of a blonde girl on a dark blue background. Done in Clip Studio Paint.
Project JKF-1: Holiday In Camulodunum Cover
Here’s another book cover for my project with John K. Fulton. The short story is called Holiday In Camulodunum: Here’s my process:
Tilted head studyView
Painted this rhino in acrylics over several lunchtime sessions.View
Project JKF-1: Time For Tea Cover WIP 1
I’m finally starting to get moving on the short story project with John Fulton. Here is an in progress update on the first book cover, I’m probably 50% of the way through it. The colour block-ins are done, next come the details.
Acrylic Painting 5: Learning How To Colour Over An Underpainting
Here is my fifth acrylic painting and this time I was Learning How To Colour Over An Underpainting. I tried using a grisaille (grey monochrome) underpainting. I then painted my colours over the top. This seemed to work quite well as the paints I am using were transparent enough to let the underpainting show through. I also had a go at…
Acrylic Painting 4: Learning How To Mix Paint With A Robin Red Breast
I was determined to learn how to get better at mixing paint so I found the following articles on the internet and read through them: http://munsell.com/color-blog/mixing-paint-colors-paul-foxton-part2/ https://artintegrity.wordpress.com/2008/03/20/11-your-art-stories-here/ http://willkempartschool.com/beginners-colour-mixing-acrylic-paint/ http://www.dummies.com/art-center/performing-arts/art-painting/acrylic-painting-for-dummies-cheat-sheet/What I learned from these articles is that you need to think about the following when you’re trying to mix paint to match a specific a specific colour: Value Hue Saturation Some…
Box Modelling An Anthropomorphic Rabbit In Blender
I’ve been 3D modelling an anthropomorphic rabbit for my project with John Fulton. Here are a few process screenshots: I learned a couple of nifty tricks in Blender doing this: Edge Slide: This allows you to select an edge loop and slide it along the geometry without affecting the overall shape. Here’s the Blender documentation on it: https://docs.blender.org/manual/en/dev/modeling/meshes/editing/edges.html Rip: This…
Acrylic Painting 2: Labrador Puppy
Here’s my second painting in acrylics, a labrador puppy. I heard that at Watts Atelier, they have their students paint monochromatically to begin with so I thought I’d give that a go.