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Skin/Head Tutorial

PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 12:03 pm
by Talus
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Start with a neutral base colour, or one appropriate for the skin tone you're using
for this tutorial, im using grey (vallejo grey primer)
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using white, apply to the eye area, at this point, going over is not a problem, we'll be fixing that later
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this part is optional and entirely up to your own preference, and i know i haven't done it well here, using black, carefully pick out the pupil, correct with white if needed
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now, using your base skin tone (for the purpose of this tutorial, im using ''Cadian Fleshtone''), paint the rest of the head, then carefully circle the eyes, correcting the over-white
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now, apply some highlights (for this i used Kislev Flesh), depending on the face you're using, you'll want to focus on the eyebrows (how odd... i've never seen a marine with eyebrows!), the nose, the cheekbones and mouth
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finally, as is traditional with me, the wash. for this i used ''Reikland Fleshshade'', using a very thin layer, apply to the recesses and anywhere else you want shading, and very carefully around the eyes, this will correct any remaining errors around the eyes themselves.
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