A quick warmup, less than twenty minutes, and trying out a darker background. Not my best work, but that’s what warm ups are for :) Was feeling under the weather yesterday so didn’t get anything out, which bugs me.
Got new brush sets last night so have been experimenting:
The photo reference used for the top image is from this shoot for Numéro magazine, June 2009, by Sofia Sanchez & Mauro Mongiello. I used my tear outs from the magazine, but the whole shoot is below, from here. Japanese adornment is always fascinating. This shoot was styled by the amazing Samuel François.