Select an Image from a magazine that you want to recreate in your own illustrative sty e. Using a light box or window, trace the figure onto your page. You could also draw your own figure from a photograph or a previous piece of artwork. Ensure you draw your image straight onto watercolour or stretched paper, as you will later be working in a wet medium that will buckle ordinary paper. Always think about the characteristics of each material befors choosing which ones will suit your final piece.
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