How to Create a Vibrant Day of the Dead Portrait in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingDay of the Dead is very beautiful and inspiring Mexican holiday. We’ll create a female portrait using different methods and techniques for a great result. You can use this tutorial as a reference for your own picture.1. Make a SketchStep 1At the beginning let's draw a schematic sketch, and we’ll add the details later. We’ll use the attributes inherent to this holiday: we’ll decorate the hairstyle with Mexican marigolds, we’ll use traditional jewelry and ornaments, and we’ll create the Calavera's makeup.Step 2Create a New document, 600 x 850 px, RGB. (Read more...)