also figuring out how blend modes work

anonymous asked:

Hello. I always wanted to do digital art, but I can't figure out how to work with layers! Do you know any tutorials that could help me get over this? Thanks in advance!

Hey there! Layers can be tricky!

Sometimes I recommend just starting with normal ones & adjusting opacity before moving on to others. 

I also recommend using layers as sort of glazes if you will – base layer, then another layer for shadows, another for highlights, another for background.

However, here’s a list of more detailed resources:


Further Reading