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Value painting

Explore the transformative power of painting and discover how adding color to your space can enhance its value. Find top ideas and tips to create a fresh and inviting atmosphere in your home.
SKETCH-BLOG: Simpifying Values and Value-Key Digital Painting Tutorials, Digital Art Tutorial, Art Tutorials, Value Drawing, Value Painting, Portrait Drawing, Portrait Art, Volume Art, Digital Art Beginner

I created this post to discuss how an artist can think technically about achieving an intended value key discussed in the previous post. This method helps to simplify an overwhelming number of values into a more workable structure at early stages of a painting (a digital one in this case). The loose renderings below are quick head studies from my imagination as they might be lit for dramatic and compositional purposes. I began with this basic head drawing which indicates some of the major…

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Heather Bessey