How to draw and paint Night Owl from Watchmen. Learn to draw and paint a character Night Owl video tutorial and step by step images with instruction. In this tutorial, you will learn to draw and paint a superhero character from rough sketch to finished speed painting. This particular color sketch takes me about an hour. I might go back and touch it up later because I didn’t feel like it was good enough.
I really like the design of this particular characters, I think overall they did a great job on the up coming film.
Based on the DC Comics graphic novel by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. A complex, multi-layered mystery adventure, Watchmen is set in an alternate 1985 America in which costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society, and the “Doomsday Clock”
Watchmen has received critical acclaim both in the comics and mainstream press, and is regarded as a seminal text of the comic book medium. After a number of attempts to adapt the series into a feature film, director Zack Snyder’s Watchmen is scheduled for release in March 2009.
Here is a final quick digital painting of a Night Owl.
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Below are step by step images how to draw and paint Night Owl. Step one, I draw a basic male figure using just lines. Step two, I used medium gray to fill in the whole body. Step three, then I paint in darker shade of gray to create basic shadow and muscle structures. Step four, I then paint in some background. Step five, I add more lighting and color along the figure. Step six, I create more lighting and create metal texture using correct value. And it is done! Watch the video tutorial for more in dept drawing and painting detail.