stages of a commission: Community

The initial doodled idea

Sketched out larger on paper to scale of panel

Applied pastel to the back

Transfered onto panel

Distinguishing sky and branch

Determining foreground background branches

Creating the light source so as to determine highlights and cast shadows

Establishing background flow and foreground detail.

Shadows and depth.

Crawling into the foreground.

Shading in the sky and brightening the underglow



~ by calebhamm on October 27, 2012.

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