How do I lip

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Some paint practice. It’s pretty easy to draw a mouth when you don’t have to worry about trying to fit it on a face.

This was less of a focus on construction and more on trying to understand the texture. It looks too “wet”, which would be ok if I was drawing someone with some gloss or lipstick, but I wasn’t. Strong highlights are a really easy way to give believability to a texture, and it makes everything pop out for illustrative purposes. However, overuse of them can make surfaces all have the same sheen, which is a common habit for a lot of people.
The only real way to get better at painting is to study materials and textures.

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6 Responses to How do I lip

  1. Hamblasto says:

    Not the lips I was hoping for.

  2. lazer 22 says:

    *looks at picture* angelina jolie?

  3. Adventures in Dog World says:

    Really excellent job, so beautiful, omgggggg

  4. Coroner says:

    How long from sketch to initial painting to finished?

  5. iggy says:

    Looks like Shy Love 🙂

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