A young woman on their way to the patio to read.
It’s challenging to give a character reasonable realistic proportions on the one hand, but still stylize their looks on the other hand. There are many different ways to approach that task and I am still looking for the one that I like.
Until then, these results are a good start.
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On of the roles of the composition of an image is to depict the most important elements of the picture in a clear, recognizable manner. For color pictures, not only the placement of the elements is playing a central role, but the color composition as well.
An obvious method is to separate diffrent elements or layers within the image like foreground and background by different color saturations of a difference in lightness.
There are many approaches for setting up a color composition. To acquire some helpful rules of thumb, it can be useful to look at some of the oldest works of visual design in history: Coat of arms and flags.