|Category:||Digital Art - Original Art - Painting|
|Time:||ca. 30 hours|
|Drawing Tools:||Photoshop CS5, Wacom Intuos 4L|
|Reference(s) used ?:||none|
This artwork was created for a special German art competition, called "Artist of the Year".
Certain points were predefined: Challenge #1 Topic: Full-body - Person - Movement
It took me so long (almost a month!) to finish this piece, so that I've also beaten my own record in terms of the drawing time 'D.
In preparation for this artwork, I did numerous dynamic sketches and chose to flesh out this pose in particular (left picture). The right picture shows a quick idea sketch on the basis of the chosen pose.
The (scrawly) line drawing ...
.. and some more steps showing the grayscale overpainting.
After I finished the grayscale part, I created this gamut map in order to get my colour scheme.
Finally, a detailed view: