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Pepper Portrait - Process by Artgerm Pepper Portrait - Process by Artgerm
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These are the steps I take for this style:

1) Start off Simple construction lines for her face and overall composition. 10-15 mins

2) Once the sketch is done, set it to 10% opacity and add a new layer on top of it for the clean lineart. 30 mins

3) Remove the sketch layer, add a new one underneath the lineart and throw in some flat colours, usually 60-70% dark of the local colours.

4) After deciding the light direction, start adding values to her face without focusing too much on the details. Pay great attention to the tonal values.

5) Continue to expand the value range of her face, add in the cast shadows and highlights.

6) Move on to her clothings

7) Define the reflective surface of her helmet with reflection to the affected areas.

8) Finish her bra top and complete most of the details.

9) Set the lineart in multiply mode and tint it with the surrounding local colour.

Flatten the layers and blend some harsh lines with Painter's blender - Just Add Water tool.

Add the secondary light source from the left.

Final cleanup and minor adjustments of her face - I shrinked her eyes a little with Photoshop's liquify tool.

Total time - 4 hours. No reference.
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What brush setting do you use for the clean lineart? I want to know!
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crocstears Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2015  Student Artist
Flatten the layer and blend harsh line with painter blender?
Is that in corel?
#sorry#noobs
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RodrigoStark Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2014  Student Digital Artist
thanks!
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iRashman Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks a lot for this process! very helpful!
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RAOcreations Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
This helps a lot!!!
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Vaimaca Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2014
Sir, you are legendary! Thanks for the tutorial!
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Koogleblitz Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
what does "60-70% dark of the local colours " mean?
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Anatomy tutorial for this?
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what are you brush settings?
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how do you get your line art so clean and precise? I assume you did this in photoshop.
did you use multiply as a blending option for any of the layers or use the smudge tool? thanks
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