Went a bit more experimental this time around. Sometimes coloring outside of the lines is just as fun.
For me, the best way to explore Photoshop is to build something that already exists.
I’ve always said that the lasso tool is one of Photoshop’s most underrated tools.
Working on designs for craft beers is another dream of mine. Here’s one for a fictitious brew that you might enjoy.
It’s been a while since I posted a car illustration… -Krishna
Testing the waters with some longboard design. It’s a bucket list goal of mine to professionally contribute designs for a quality deck manufacturer. -Krishna
“Always keep learning” is my motto. And because I’ve always desired to take courses to improve my craft, I recently signed up to take a character design course on Schoolism. Here’s my iterative process and final design for a character description I was assigned before progressing to Lesson 2.
Going for a more cartoony vibe with this take on the retro-looking Dormammu.
Thumbnails are integral to my design process. I like to explore the possibilities before I start. References play a huge role in my thumbnail explorations. I look at color, texture, values and composition in photo references and distill my thumbnails down to the basic essence of what I see.
My last bit of new art for 2016. See you next year!