Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Sonya Blade

This is a portrait of Sonya from the Mortal Kombat games.  I basically mixed several incarnations of her to create this painting, and made sure she looked feminine while also tough looking at the same time, which was a bit tricky... But I believe I found a good balance.  The angle of the face was difficult to pull off, even with a reference, but it was definitely worth it I'd say as I learned quite a bit.  The eyes we're the most difficult aspect of this image to paint due to the angle, and I had to adjust them several times during the painting process to get it right, but I thing I managed them well.  Special thanks to Reid Southen for his feedback as well.


kayness said...

very nice skintones!

kayness said...

very nice skintones