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Skin Colouring Tutorial - my way by Rin-Shiba Skin Colouring Tutorial - my way by Rin-Shiba
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Finished pic: Hair tutorial: Complete step by step tut

To those who asked for this tut, here it is. This is how I shade skin.
I really do suck at explaining(and shading in general... ), but I tried my best... (T△T)
so please forgive me for any confusing bits (if there is any..).
and i'm not confident about this tut cos... i'm rubbish at colouring skin... ;w;

To be honest, (I said this before) this is just the way I do it,
so you may like it or hate it. I just hope you find this helpful...
(EDIT: looking back, i can see so many mistakes in shading... >< I'm sorry it's not very good ;A; !!!)

Again, I am REALLY sorry for my crappy English skills...
I'll fix any spelling/grammatical mistakes later (;ω;)

説明の仕方がさぁーーーっぱり分からない・・! ^p^

BGM: [link] (Gurutamin ←one of my favourite Utaite )
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tenshinya-desu Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
LavenderLynx-2014 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
love your work XD
Lonear94 Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014  Hobbyist
For the sake of improving, I shall venture to this complex skin tutorial and spend thousand of hours to learn behind its secret Big Fool Emoji-29 (I'm done) [V4] 
AvalonMelody Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Lovely~ >7< Thank you  for the tutorial! 
Though, I'm wondering if there's any more information about the "Overlay" and "Multiply" settings you could give us? :meow: I can't really understand what they do? You put random colours on it and turn the layer to "Overlay" to make it pink?? (Multiply I kind of understand though :S)
ashleyjordan Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Ahhh so stunning!
JRatified Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Exactly what I needed!
Taek-J-Magic Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very Helpful! Thanks a bunch!
SilverSirenSongs Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you so much for making tutorials with Sai, I've mostly seen them with Photoshop and even though I just got it (thank my parents) I haven't used it yet and am still getting used to Sai.
so thank you, these should help me a lot with my coloring ^^
PurpleHair8 Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is a really great tutorial! Thanks for making it!
And, as was said earlier, your English is excellent. (Better than mine is most of the time, hehe.)
I'm trying to learn Japanese... and failing... XP so sorry if you see me around butchering it.

Have a good day! Jesus loves you!
Kronosam Featured By Owner May 11, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
very nice! Thank you, this really helps.
Your engilsh skills are really good, don't be so hard on yourself you did a really good job. :)
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