A Singular Creation Art Community
promoting and showcasing all types of art and photography

Tutorial: colors and skintones in digital painting.

We will post frequent tips for artists as well as tutorials that we've seen and like. Contributors are welcome. Post here if you need advice on anything art related.

Moderator: Moderators

Tutorial: colors and skintones in digital painting.

Postby Maidith » Wed Mar 31, 2010 9:46 am

Hi all! :)

This is a digital painting tutorial I did some time ago; and it received some good feedback on Deviantart and conceptart.org, about which I'm very happy.
My basic idea was to explain everything I know about observing, light and color in digital art using skin tones as an example. Each part of the tutorial contains an exercise. I hope it can be both helpful and fun!

(Disclaimer: this is just "my" way to learn/paint/observe, and I can't guarantee that it'll make things "click" for everybody; I'm not a teacher after all and still have SO much to learn!)

(Disclaimer 2: this isn't a tutorial for absolute beginners since it assumes that you're already familiar with using a graphics tablet and Photoshop. For a tutorial that covers the basics of digital painting:
http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/9117297/
- to download this tutorial, click on the "Download" button to the left)

Image

Image

Image

Image
User avatar
Maidith
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:24 pm
Location: Hamburg, Germany

Postby Singular » Sun Apr 04, 2010 7:56 pm

Great tutorial. Thanks for sharing this to the community.

all the best,
Joe
User avatar
Singular
Founder
 
Posts: 4193
Articles: 28
Joined: Wed Apr 26, 2006 12:08 pm
Location: Maryland
Gallery: View Gallery
Blog: View Blog (2)

Postby Menolly » Mon Apr 05, 2010 1:47 pm

This is going to be very helpful in a couple of my upcoming paintings... if I get the chance to do them before I go back to my summer job! Thanks!
Menolly
 
Posts: 461
Joined: Thu May 15, 2008 3:32 pm
Gallery: View Gallery

Postby ehoeveler » Fri Jun 17, 2011 7:40 am

This is so wonderful and helpful! Thank You!
User avatar
ehoeveler
 
Posts: 5718
Joined: Mon Jan 01, 2007 7:06 pm
Location: Stockbridge, Ga.
Gallery: View Gallery


  • Similar topics
    Replies
    Views
    Author

Return to Tips & Tutorials

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest