I was at the local mall and saw these little Christmas gnomes and was inspired to draw this. It's been awhile since I've painted an entire scene. So happy holiday to you all!
Xmas Gnome. Santa's Little Helper.
Posing with the new Microsoft Surface Book 2 in front of my Christmas tree.
01- the concept sketch
02- Inking over the rough line works
03- Laying down the base flat color tones on each layers
04- Painting the depth using highlights
05- Painting the beard and keeping track of where the main light is...
06- Finish painting the main character and now onto the background
07- The background and snow effects with a hand written greeting!