here is my first illustration friday (that’s met the deadline) since sometime last year!
The theme is OUTSIDE.
graphite and digital colour
I had fun playing with the colour palette on this one. I am trying to map out colour gamut’s (as outlined in James Gurney’s wonderful book ‘Color and Light‘), using a YRMBY colour wheel and then setting up a limited colour palette before I start work on a digitally coloured piece. It certainly will take some more practice but is turning out to be pretty fun to learn about- even if I’m not quite there yet!
I recommend the following tutorials if you are interested in finding out more (short of reading the book!):
This video is the best explanation from James Gurney himself.
and of course information from Gurney Journey:
I can’t wait to keep developing this colour idea.
Happy Easter everyone!