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Hi there fellow artists!
I promised new tutorials of how to paint digitally, so here’s a quick step by step of my colouring process. I used a reference photo of Kiersey Clemons on this one.
First, I paint a base, a value drawing that contains most of the details, resembling the refence picture. Usually this value painting is either painted in blue or green hues, because I prefer my shadowcolours in a cool tone, but you can choose whichever colour you like. You should end up with something like this:
As you may have noticed the dark areas are more detailed than the light spots in the dr