The final art for the Songes T2 Cover. And here's a look at how I made the line art for it!
So, after rejecting the first version of the cover as discussed in PART ONE, I decided to make some changes and corrections to the line art.
The first thing I did was to firm up the characters in the reflection.
Next, I redrew the boy.
Then I redrew Coraline's face/hair and corrected bits of the drawing overall.
Most importantly, making sure she caught YOUR eye!
The art was then scanned and cleaned in Photoshop.
So, now I reassembled it all in Photoshop and added in the background digitally - just to give myself something to work off of.
And upside down without all the lilies and background.
The art is converted from Grayscale to Bitmap (I discuss how I scan and prepare my art for Photoshop ...)
Next time in Part 3,