Working with the background elements I have filled in the earth a little. I hear it’s mostly water.
Then I work on the background, or the back background, the deep space, all the way in the back background.
Atlas really pops out of that dark color. I am now considering deepening the tones on Atlas by making the shadows darker and in more contrast to the light areas.
But first let’s start painting Orion.
That is a good start but now I am not happy with his tunic. It’s not a skirt. Seriously, Orion the Hunter does not wear a skirt.