Saturday, February 02, 2008
Click the title for link.
The illo shows a character design assignment of Stephen Silver's fashioning.
Do a attention to detail portrait study noting important feature details and then force those details onto new geometry. Square, round, triangular.
The blog also has great links. I bought a couple of his book recommendations
But especially get the photoshop brushes he links to.
I was tickled with how much the charcoal 1 he recommends feels like a real honest to god pencil.
Stick it in your photoshop presets , load it and try it.
(added a couple of hours later) And he reviews the 12 inch cintiq ( doesn't like the number of cables)