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Archives for February, 2012

Wake up call

This is how Thaddeus likes to start his day: his wet nose in my face.  (Carolee’s not pictured here, because she’s already left for work.)

Warm-Up: Skin Tone

I really admire artists like Jonny Duddle who successfully blend a cartoony style with realistic colors and dimensionality.  Here’s a one-hour warm-up I did this morning.  My focus was on achieving pleasing skin tones.  I didn’t bother to render out the hair, eyes, or shirt (obviously!).  Those blobs to the left are the color pallette […]