Wow, it’s been a long time since the last update 😀
Anyway, here’s a little step-by-step progress in creating a character concept.
I did this as part of a digital painting workshop I gave last year.
It took an afternoon from sketching a few shape doodles to find an appealing basic shape to the finished, rendered “Space Miner”.
So what we did was starting here:
…and moving here:
Here’s the whole progress:
Note that this is in no way “the right way” to digitally paint. My work is flawed in lots of places and there are different approaches to render digital 2D works. But, well, this is mine 🙂
Hope it helps!