2D grease pencil portrait painting

I recently started using a feature within grease pencil which allows me to get smooth color transitions and soft blending, and I’m super proud of the results!

I’ve shared this method on my youtube here, and I also have a one-minute summary here.

(How bizarre does the wireframe look though?)

I’ve also made the final .blend file of this piece available for free here, if you’d like to see inside of it. I hope it’s interesting!


would like to take this opportunity to express my appreciation
for your work with the Grease Pencil. Your a great inspiration.

I know your YouTube channel and am an admirer of your creative
Grease Pencil ideas and of course the many great paintings you
have created with it.

really well done, a deep bow for that

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Gorgeous work, I will have to check out your channel and your insights to see if I can incorporate some of it with my texture painting!

Thank you for sharing your process!

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Very nice work here friend. Great character too, she reminds me of Amy from the big bang theory :sweat_smile:

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I hope it helps! I’ve been meaning to look into texture painting myself, there must be some cool possibilities for combining it with grease pencil :slight_smile:

Thank you! That wasn’t my intention but now that you mention it I definitely see it :sweat_smile:

I featured you on BlenderNation, have a great weekend!

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You’re on the featured row! :+1:

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thankyou so much for sharing what you do on youtube.
this is a very tight illustration. awesome job

Life is strange concept art vibes. I love it!!