-By Serge Birault

Here’s a small video process. A lot of people asked me for videos, so let’s go … It’s just the way I work to paint a cartoon face. I only used the soft round brush, I changed the opacity of the brush very often. It’s an A3 canevas, in 300 dpi.

Sorry for the crappy quality of the video but I didn’t find the way to upload the videos in HD here, That’s why I put the links on facebook. Choose “HD” option on the player …

By the way, I uploaded all the videos on Vimeo here : https://vimeo.com/user18232359

Step 1 : Sketching

Quick sketch in two steps on two different layers.

Step 2 : Lights

I choosed the background color and the light first. The sketch is on a “multiply” layer. I only use the soft round brush here …

Step 3 : Cleaning
I use to do very precise picture because a lot of my works have to be printed in very big size.
Step 4 : Skin texture
I use the “dry brush” (a standard brush in PS) for the skin texture …