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Digital Painting, 37 Intermediate Tricks and Techniques by Gary Tonge

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Low-Detail Painting

One of the most fascinating things about art is how diverse “finished” illustrations can be, both in finesse and in detail. Low-detail painting is the process of painting quickly and loosely without many details. You may be surprised at the amazing imagery that can be achieved with low-detail painting, and there is much to learn by working loosely. Painting images that are not intended to be perfect is a valuable process. You should come away from this chapter knowing that art is not always about perfection, but rather about perfecting your expression. Learning to paint more quickly and with less stress is a path to the stronger artist in you.

Understanding Stroke Efficiency

In artistic terms, stroke efficiency means the ...

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