So, as it turns out, I didn’t go for cell-shading after all. Once I started playing with the shades, my tendency to render rather than block took over and… ta-da?
I really enjoy how she turned out, and had a little fun with the simple doily design for the background.
As it turns out, Miss Ant should be attending New York Comic Con… which I should also be attending! So, my plan is to give her a gift print while I’m there, if I can manage to track her down! In the mean time, I’m going to spring this image on her via twitter!
To give a brief summary of this project, here’s a progression of the image from rough, to sketch, to lines, to flats, to full!
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