How I draw “Michael Crawford”

Main Subject:

Step #1: Sketch guidelines

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Step #2: Start with face sketch

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Step #3: Sketch hair pattern

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Step #4: Sketch the rest of the guidelines

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Step #5: Finalize lineart

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Step #6: Add colors

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Step #7: Add shadow, highlights, etc.

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Step #8: Proceed to polishing

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Step #9: Draw background guidelines (dimension)

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Step #10: Sketch background

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Step #11: Finalize background lineart (add leaves)

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Step #12: Add color and necessary shadows for background

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Step #13: (optional) Edit with other software/apps

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This would’ve been way harder if it was traditional, but drawing with graphic tablets is similar. The easier part in digital is you get to add layers to avoid ruining your base lines. I hope this helped to you who want to try and draw. This works in any position.

~ Dawn


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