Often asked: How To Shade Hair?

How do I shade my hair in Ibispaint?


  1. Open the ① Layer window and on top of the base hair gradation tap ② New Layer.
  2. Next, tap the ① Clipping button and turn on clipping.
  3. Set color to white and select ① Airbrush (Triangle) brush and set thickness to ② 70 pixel.
  4. Paint with a fat airbrush.

What are the 4 types of shading?

The Four Types of Shading Techniques in Art

  • Pencil Drawing Shading Techniques.
  • Pen and Ink Shading Techniques.
  • Paint Shading Techniques.
  • The Basic Color Wheel.

How do you shade smoothly?

To get a smooth shade, you’ll want thick strokes which are close together. Move your hand high up on the pencil and away from the tip. The more you angle the side of your lead towards the paper, the thicker your strokes will be. The thicker, the better!

How do you know where to shade?

When shading, look at the larger light and shadow shapes first, and draw those in. Then address the smaller shapes and details with the larger areas. The purpose of shading

  1. We don’t see without light, and where there’s light, there’s also shadow.
  2. Light and shadow reveal form.