I've had a few people ask me about how I went about painting the portraits of Thorin and Fili, so I put together a walk through to roughly explain how things were done.
Like I said in the walk through, this isn't me telling you how to paint. You have to find your own work flow, your own process that will work best for you. But I still hope that it will be helpful for some artists out there
You'll probably need to Full View it, or download it, but be warned, it's a pretty big file so that it can be read properly.
Thorin Oakenshield and the Hobbit are © Middle Earth Enterprises
Art is © Rachelle Fryatt- DO NOT USE, REDISTRIBUTE OR ALTER IN ANYWAY.