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About Digital Art / Professional Community Volunteer Marlena LENAMO ARTFemale/Poland Groups :icondigitalportraitist: DigitalPortraitist
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120 deviants said Hands
19%
49 deviants said Feets
11%
28 deviants said Nose
10%
26 deviants said Lips
8%
20 deviants said Eyes
4%
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Painting Gold - Digital Art Tutorial

Thu Oct 18, 2018, 1:29 AM




This month DigArt Challenge theme is "GOLD", so I've decided to create tutorial for painting a shiny golden textures!




analyse the colours

First, we need to find some references for various golden surfaces. They should be both polished and rough. I've used free photos from Unsplash as my references.
Gold-tutorial-colours by LenamoArt Basic tone is orange/yellow. It's quite saturated. Reflected light is usually cool and desaturated. Notice that shadow is never black, and highlight is never white. Keep this in mind while painting.

Base


1. Draw a basic flat shape.
2. Add shadow using soft brush at 20% flow.
3. Add highlight using soft brush at 20% flow..
4. Add reflected light using soft brush at 20% flow.

This unfortunately is not enough to create an object that will look like the one made of gold. The sphere looks plastic and matte, instead of metal and shiny. We need to create a texture.
 
Golden(1) by LenamoArt

texture


1. Take a shaded base.
2. Use a messy spotted brush at 50% flow to break smooth texture.
3. Add some random lines using soft edge brush at 50% flow to create scratches. Keep in mind the shape of the object you're drawing. Straight scratch on a sphere will be curved.
4. Use dark shadow colour and hard edge brush on 50% flow to make the scratches look deeper. Add a highlights on the edges.

Better, but it still lacks this shine we're aiming for!

Golden(2) by LenamoArt 

Overlay spark

 
1. Take a textured shape.
2. Create an Overlay layer and use light, desaturated yellow to enhance highlighted area with a soft brush at 20% flow.
3. Use spotted brush at 50% flow to create some random highlights. Use light, desaturated yellow on highlighted area, and desaturated blue and green on reflected light area.
4. Create additional highlight in the shadowed area using saturated yellow colour, and soft brush on 20% flow.

And that's it!
It's a pretty, shiny golden texture!
Golden(3) by LenamoArt


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DigArt is short for Digital Art! We all DIG art, right? Right! The goal of these challenges, interviews and features is to offer the Digital Art community something fun and engaging to participate in on a monthly basis! As artists or art enthusiasts, we are always looking for things to inspire us, so what better way than to offer challenges each month to help with your creative flow!

We will be running a series of events such as challenges, interviews, features and more that you can participate in! We want to offer a platform to engage in the community and bring something fun to the table! These events are open to everyone and we welcome all to participate in the digital art community! Let's be creative together and share in the same passion we have for art!



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Only few hours left!

Sat Oct 6, 2018, 10:30 PM


Hello guys!
Today is the last the when you can get the "Under Control" course and join the group of people who wants to take their art on the next level!


I really believe that the ability to create a solid concept is the key that opens a lot of art and job opportunities. During the course you will learn art fundamentals to paint more eye-catching artworks from scratch and avoid many frustrating mistakes.


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Skin by Dan Leveille

Lenamo's DD in September 2018

Tue Oct 2, 2018, 11:29 AM


Hello guys!
I want to feature these artworks again. Please take a closer look. The artists really deserve it!

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:thumb757141162: The Seawitch by Fealasy Puppet Master by Raivis-Draka Of Guardians And Wicked Ones by hyokka Color and Light Practice_02 by Xelandra


Skin by Dan Leveille

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malre Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2018  Hobbyist Interface Designer
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ANeDe Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2018
Thank you for DD, it means a lot to me! 。・゚・(´∀`*)゚・・
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LenamoArt Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Well deserved! Keep drawing!
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ANeDe Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2018
Aww, you're too kind! :la:
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red-12am Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2018
Wow, my fist DD! I am very surprised and happy :) THANKS A LOT
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