This is a very interesting style of painting called Chiaroscuro. It is painting with light and using highlights to create shadows. Today’s subject is a study of a young girl’s profile. So grab your brushes and let’s get to it!
So there you have it; some airbrushing white on black portraiture work. Building highlights to create shadows and the manipulation of light and dark, also known as Chiaroscuro technique. I hope you enjoyed my little time-lapse of how to paint portraiture in this style. Be creative, stay colorful and paint every day!
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