Some Photoshop renderings...

Thanks for the advice Yo and everyone else who responded to my post below. :slight_smile: Here are some renderings I’ve been working on. I basically use this technique: (bottom layer to top in that order)
Bottom layer: Background-white with a “marker wash” created using wacom tablet.

Color Layer: Use paths to create basic colors of objects. No shading here.

Shadow Layer: (set to Darken) I use a large airbrush with black ink set to about 15% opacity and build up the shadows.

Highlights Layer: (set to lighten) Same as above using white ink.

Scanned Sketch Layer: (Set to Multiply) Black prismacolor on vellum for that smooth look.

Top Highlight Layer: Here I put farkles and LED glows that really make the drawing pop.

I also create and save numerous paths that can be converted to selections quickly.

Here are some examples:

I have a few more non-photoshop sketches on my website if you are interested in taking a look at

What do you think? :sunglasses:

Thanks for posting. Nice loose style. Very presentable.

also liked your site, very clean look.

Excellent stuff! Keep up the good work