Here’s a new portrait study in a digital “scribble” technique with which I’ve been experimenting.
[ download the high res version ]
I used a very limited number of values.
…and if my Photoshop Brush Settings had been any simpler, I could have done it in Mario Paint.
100% Opacity. 100% Flow. No feathering. No soft edges.
Obviously, there’s no color.
The expressiveness came only from the “Scribbly” Brush Tip and the physical gesture of each brush stroke.
[ download my Scribble Brushes ]
If you’re feeling frustrated or overwhelmed with your paintings, consider setting up some extreme limitations for yourself.
I believe you’ll find the limitations quite freeing.
Try eliminating certain aspects from the process in order to create some mental space for greater focus or creativity.