Hair is definitely anther part of a fashion illustration that can affect the entire mood and the story you want to tell. So far I have been keeping the hair drawing very simple but I am eager to practice and improve in this area as it is one of my weak spots.Hairstyle is a very important part of the figure and choosing the right hairstyle can completely transform face and … [Read more...] about Drawing and Coloring Different Hairstyles
Drawing Faces in Fashion Illustration
If you are drawing fashion figures just for design purposes it is not even necessary to draw a detailed face. You can leave it blank or add a signature detail like huge eyelashes and nothing else or just big bold red lips and cover the rest of the face with hair.But when it comes to fashion illustration it really is important to learn to draw faces properly. A beautiful face … [Read more...] about Drawing Faces in Fashion Illustration
How to Draw a Fashion Croquis?
Reading many books this year and observing successful fashion designers and illustrators, I realized that the key to a good fashion drawing is sketching the body correctly. When you are drawing clothes, if the body underneath is not correct, than the clothes also wont be drawn in correct proportions. Therefore, I decided to learn more on how to draw a fashion croquis and … [Read more...] about How to Draw a Fashion Croquis?
Coloring Skin Tone in Fashion Illustration
Once you know how to draw your fashion figure properly and have lots of practice drawing it, it's time to make it look alive by rendering the skin tone. The main goal of skin coloring is to make figures appear 3D and we achieve that by adding shadows and highlights. There are two ways to do that and one is using shades of grey with your skin color tone or the other way … [Read more...] about Coloring Skin Tone in Fashion Illustration
Make Your Own Fashion Figure Templates
Learning to draw the right proportions makes all the difference in the world and when you have done your basic fashin croquis, you are ready to make different fashion figure templates that will help you draw clothes faster and with ease.Basic Fashion Figure TemplatesWhen you have your basic frontal fashion figure set up, then it is time to sketch other fashion poses and … [Read more...] about Make Your Own Fashion Figure Templates