Luke Cage Watercolor

I’m still testing out my new waterbrush, but this time instead of painting a castle, I painted Marvel’s Luke Cage aka Power Man (in his old costume of course).

Luke Cage WatercolorHere’s the finished watercolor sketch. It would look a lot better if I had a nice scan of it.

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I started with a pencil sketch.

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Next, I inked the pencil sketch. I erased the pencil drawing too. Luke Cage doesn’t look as angry in the inked drawing as he did in the pencil drawing. That’s just poor inking on my part.

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Adding light washes of watercolor to establish the local color.

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Adding more washes of watercolor.

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Continuing to add more washes (pretty simple, right?)

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And the final image:

Luke Cage WatercolorOnce I get a nice scan of it I’ll add it to my blog.

 

 

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