I agree that it must take a lot of skill (through lots of practice) to do something like this. But I’ve seen artist do similar paintings in a matter of minutes. Whenever I try it looks pretty childish.
As in the attached painting…
You’re a really talented digital artist Marty. Maybe you can give me some pointers? Do you think my choice of brush is poor? I’m thinking of trying a brush with some “noise” in it to give me some default texture.