Introduction: Final Result of Rocco
I mixed water with some of the paint, I mixed the light blue with the blue green for some of the shading.
Step 1: Rocco
Rocco Full process
Step 2: Supplies
Acrylic paint, Blue, Lt blue, Blue green, Yellow, Off white, Black A variety of brushes Ruler the metal with cork backing works the best Grid formula Paste Index cards use these cards helps to highlight the square you are working on Pallet to mix paints Water Paper towel Qtips,
Step 3: Grid Lines on Photo
this photo is a 4 x 6 so I marked it off by 1 in squares
Step 4: Grid on Canvas
To make the grid:
Original photo is a 4 x 6 I enlarged to a ratio of 3:1 4x3=12 6x3=18
It’s important to have the same number of squares across and down on photo as you do on the canvas.
For this first photo I made the grid lnes on the canvas dark so you can see it. Normally I would make very light so they can be erased.
Step 5: Draft on Canvas
Working Square by sq draw in the view of each square onto the canvas, I used the index cards to highlight the square you are working on.
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3 years ago
What a cute pup and a great way to incorporate them into your art!
Reply 3 years ago
Thank you, I had fun doing it