This is part 1 of a digital portrait painting tutorial in which I will take you through all the steps of digital painting. In this first video I will show you how you can make a portrait sketch by using guidelines, angular shapes, measurements and an easy way to check your proportions.
Watch Part 2 of the Ultimate Beginners Guide to Digital Portrait Painting: https://youtu.be/HiBluM17Tas
What you’ll learn in this digital portrait painting tutorial:
1:28 Making guidelines
2:45 Angular lines around the portrait
7:40 Complex versus simple shapes (the reason we’re making simple shapes)
9:19 More angular lines
15:21 Fluid sketching
19:44 Measuring proportions
20:45 Setting up your windows
21:28 First refinement of the sketch and using the Basic Flo brush
25:16 Measuring proportions and fixing mistakes
28:45 Second refinement of the sketch
34:17 Fixing proportions
37:32 The ultimate way to check your sketch
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Art with Flo is all about digital art! Watch my tutorial videos about how to draw in painting software like Adobe Photoshop on PC and the app Procreate on iPad. I will tell you about basic drawing and painting techniques and show you how to tackle specific subjects, like how to draw eyes, lips, faces or even bananas! I’ll show you how you can use Procreate brushes and how you can use layers in digital art. But the most important thing: Have fun!!
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