TEXTURES TUTORIALS

HOW TO COLOR GOLD FABRICS: SMOOTH TEXTURE

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This is the first tutorial in the series dedicated to metallic textures. Here we are going to learn how to render smooth golden fabrics such as gold foil lamè spandex, PVC and satin. We will pay particular attention to the choice of colors since it is not exactly yellow 😉

INTRO

COLOR GOLD FABRICS: SMOOTH TEXTURELamé  – a fabric with interwoven threads of gold or silver. Pronounced “lah-MAY”. Nowadays metallic fibers consist of metal, metal coated plastic, plastic coated metal or metal covered yarn. Lamé comes in different types, depending on the composition of the other threads in the fabric. The metallic fibers can be combined with other fibers such as polyester, silk, rayon, nylon, cotton and wool.

SMOOTH METALLIC (GOLD) TEXTURES RENDERING TUTORIAL

TOOLS USED:

W&N* Warm Grey 5 Promarker http://amzn.to/2hX8cz7 
W&N Warm Grey 3 http://amzn.to/2lW12Mv
W&N Saffron Promarker http://amzn.to/2mVVsP9
W&N Apricot Promarker http://amzn.to/2mVXtuR 
W&N Orchid Promarker http://amzn.to/2mVUOkM 
W&N Marker Pad http://amzn.to/2gNHb2P 
Staedtler black triplus fineliner http://amzn.to/2mVTDBD 
Sakura white ink gel pen http://amzn.to/2gM1aQW 
Correction Pen http://amzn.to/2inzYUU 

* Winsor&Newton. If you use markers of a different brand, check out this Promarker color chart to match the colors.  

COMING SOON

HOW TO COLOR GOLD FABRICS: SMOOTH TEXTURES

 

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