In class, we’ve been working with closed grisaille. This is my second piece using that technique that I’ve done for practice at home.
This is my summary of the steps.
Step 1. Draw in white chalk
Step 2. Trace chalk with paint and add shadow
Step 3. Retrace drawing in chalk
Step 4. Darkest dark, lightest light. Then work from dark to light.
When I was done I put down a neutral background…