White Pastel - "Gabriel García Márquez"
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Some of his best-known works were:
- El coronel no tiene quien le escriba.
- Cien años de soledad.
- El amor en los tiempos del cólera .
- Memoria de mis putas tristes .
...Among many other stories well known by the Latin American community.
as I did?
With this technique, you can not illustrate the shadows if not the opposite. The white represents light and that is what I am going to illustrate, the light and taking advantage of the dark paper to use it as shadow and volume.
- Mechanical Pencil.
- Hb Leads.
- White Pastel - Pencil.
- Moldable Eraser.
- A4 Fabriano Black 300G.
I started from the bottom up, in the beginning, it was complicated because I am used to illustrating in a different way, but I get used to it quickly.
The technique is simple, mark with the white pencil everything that has light and the moldable eraser is the key to make shadows and volume, this works like a dark pencil.
The brush helps a lot to spread the white powder and also to increase the intensity of light in an area.
Focusing more white in one area can be noticed more presence of light and degrading the absence of it.
- The magic is made by the moldable eraser because practically it is as if I were illustrating with it.
the rest is of my knowledge about the drawing and a lot of perception of the reference to be able to illustrate it as is