Which Colours are used in fashion illustration?

Which Colours are used in fashion illustration?

Fashion Illustration #1

  • Start by painting any color of your choice.
  • Shade dark areas with black color pencil.
  • Add white pencil to highlight light areas like bust, folds on waist and hem.
  • Lastly outline using black pen (either gel or ball point).

What techniques do fashion illustrators use?

“I mainly use pens, pencils, inks, and watercolor. I like those mediums because they blend well together and I can produce work faster.”

What is the best brand of colored pencils for art?

The best coloured pencils for artists

  1. Castle Arts Coloured Pencils.
  2. Arteza Colored Pencils.
  3. Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils.
  4. Faber-Castell Polychromos Colour Pencils.
  5. Derwent Coloursoft Colouring Pencils.
  6. Monarch Premium Grade Black Widow Coloured Pencils.
  7. Magicfly Colored Pencils.
  8. Shuttle Art Soft Core Color Pencil Set.

Are illustration boards good for colored pencils?

Illustration board is a good option for colored pencil. It’s rigid and durable, and can take heavy burnishing and pressure. It’s great for scratching details out of colored pencil with an X-Acto knife, for it resists gouging and tearing. It comes in a variety of brands and surfaces.

What color pencils do fashion designers use?

Low quality colored pencils are hard, thin, dent your paper and have very little pigment (very pale color). The good news is that top quality pencils for fashion sketching like Prismacolor premier, (though they break WAY TOO EASILY) are rich, super-sensitive, and can even be used entirely opaque.

What pencils do fashion designers use?

Some favorite pencils Faber-Castell graphite pencils: Smooth and even pencils, which range from 6H to 8B. Prismacolor Turquoise drawing pencils: The Turquoise line of graphite pencils has a nice feel to it, doesn’t break easily, and ranges from 9H to 9B.

How can I learn fashion illustration?

4 steps to get started!

  1. Understand body proportions. To get started with fashion drawing, you need to understand body anatomy.
  2. Define your character poses. Once you have the body proportions clear, practice sketching different poses.
  3. Place the clothes.
  4. Explore and find your style.

What paper is best for colored pencil?

In general, any hot press watercolor paper works well with colored pencils. Next you have the Legion Stonehenge Paper, whose vellum (medium) texture is very popular with colored pencil artists. Lastly, I recommend the Strathmore 500 Bristol Board, which is perfect if you like a smooth texture.

Can you draw over white out?

WHITE-out is another word we cartoonists use for what is really a specialized guache for correcting ink drawings. It’s super-opaque, has very high quality pigment, is archival, and when applied at the right thickness can be drawn over almost (though not quite) as well as paper.