I will complete this one, even if the background drives me mad. The original background didn’t work, but I want to keep this picture full of brighter colours.
I need to work a lot more on painting. I like painting a lot, but I haven’t seen so much of it recently, and now we have a rather fragile relationship. Pulled from a memory, a couple of anatomy references, a couple of different photos of the same model and a lot of imagination. I think I should do a speedpaint from a photo reference next.
One of the things I love about painting is breaking through a plateau on a particular piece and realising that one little thing you need to do to make things work.
Long time readers of this blog may remember the previous version of this image. The lineart hasn’t been changed from the original, but I redid the advertisements, the city view and the tones. Continue reading SWEET – cast shot, updated→