Don't know how to paint Hair?
Let that be a thing of the past!!!

This tutorial covers each and every step of the process, from the very first sketch, all the way to the final painting.

You will learn how to sketch hair, how to color it, how to apply lighting, how to blend and how to make hair look realistic. Basically everything!

Best of all: This tutorial is very easy to followand you do NOT need any prior experience.

The workflow shown in this video is structured in a way, that even a complete beginner could paint along and learn from it.


As a bonus, you will also get an extra video in which you can see another painting I have done + the 3 Clip Studio Paint brushes that I've used in the tutorial + step by step images.


Here's what you will learn:

  • How to correctly use reference images and what to look for
  • How to quickly sketch out the hair
  • Preparing the sketch for painting
  • Choosing the correct colors and how to do an underpainting
  • Shading and lighting
  • How to blend the hair into the skin
  • Adding highlights

And a bunch more little tips and tricks!


This tutorial was created in Clip Studio Paint but all techniques explained in it also apply to any other drawing program and app. If you use Photoshop, Procreate or anything else, this will still work, as all features are available in these apps as well in some way.


Click the following for Hair references:

How to paint Hair (+ bonus material)

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USD $20.00
License: Standard License
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Files (4)
How to paint Hair by ericanthonyj.mp4
mp4 / 2.1 GB
How to paint HAIR - Cover Art.jpg
jpg / 1.1 MB
Extra Video.mp4
mp4 / 220 MB
zip / 2.8 MB