How A Black Background Improved This Cat Painting [Video]

Cat painting before and after background of black

Cat Painting Before the Black Firstly, let’s take a look at how this cat painting, featuring Mimou (what a cutie) got started. I started by working on white fur in the shadows. While I knew in my head these were white, my eyes couldn’t help but read “Brown and Blue”. Because of the white background, […]

How Many Layers Does it Take to Paint a Dog’s Eye?

In this video, I’ll be focusing right in on how I paint this lab’s eyes, and will take the piece from sketched-in to fully rendered. I’ve edited out time I spend mixing paint and loading my brush¬† (and staring at the canvas and reference) , but other than that almost every brushstroke is in!¬† For […]