For a new project I thought I’d pick something challenging, and I found a nice frame in the opening of the Ghost in the Shell anime from 1995.
I cropped the image a bit and added a simpler grid than I’ve been used to so far, adding some more challenge to get the proportions right:
I picked a moderately sized 40×30 cm watercolor paper for the sketch, and started putting the rough sketch in:
The finished sketch:
There’s quite some dark parts that are unclear, which can probably masked with some dark/black colors..but for now, the next step is inking.