Illustration techniques a practice to work with markers 9 Alberto Albarran This first phase of research and testing is perhaps the most important and interesting since it will be the one that will give us the answers to the what how and why of the technique used for our illustration. You have to do a lot of tests and sketches as if it were a rehearsal for the final illustration. Illustration techniques a practice to work with markers 11 Alberto Albarran start of illustration Once we have decided how we are going to do it and after having done the necessary tests we move on to making the illustration.
From here we will go faster and safer. I outline first with the orange Stabilo and then fill in with the color of the streets. I leave the space reserved for the green of the gardens. Once dry I can color the building blocks orange. Illustration techniques a practice to work with photo background removing markers 13 Alberto Albarran We must respect the drying times that we have experienced before applying the layers that must be superimposed in the same way that once we are going to color an area we must do it quickly enough so that an area does not dry without having finished painting. color the entire area.
It is important to maintain the same level of humidity throughout the area to avoid noticing areas joints or marks that break the color unless that is what we want of course. Illustration techniques a practice to work with markers 15 Alberto Albarran We must try to keep our work table clean and surround ourselves only with the material with which we are going to work so as not to get confused. materials on the table that we are not going to use we can get confused and take a marker that does not correspond and it would spoil all our work.