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Design a Simple Graphic for a Cartoon Character
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To learn how to paint, it is always good to start your practising using cartoon character. Simple character is not even an easy task. As techniques for drawing the shadow and adjustment of the lighting and coloring for the character are required.
Digital painting can simplify the drawing procedure and allow the designer or artist carry out the editing later on. The idea of the digital or traditional paintings are more or less the same. They are also done by brushes / Photoshop brushes.
There are some ideas of making cartoon eyes so that you can create your own cartoon eyes easily. Here will show you a way to paint and add reflection. You can use the same idea to create different different color and size of eyes.
If you are not familiar with the drafting skills, this tutorial will give you a great hints for drafting animals or other objects. The idea is to make some shapes as reference lines. Then your artwork’s dimensions will be in ratio. Most of designers use the same idea for drawing portrait.
Drawing a soldier is like drawing other characters which needs to be initiated from drafting. Once you finished your draft, you can start painting and start to set up your brushes. Different designers would have different skills you can refer.