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    before I finish....

    which will probably be tomorrow, I just wanted to see if anyone had some advice. Obviously certain portions aren't done yet...

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    It feels like we're seeing too much of the underside of the nose, considering the angle of the rest of the face. If you used a reference, can you post it?

    The neck might also be just a tad too wide.

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    I do have a reference but I can't find the damn thing, I'll try to post it when ever I find it. But thanks for the advice!

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    more added

    here's some more, including my face reference.

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    it's actually previewing really crappy, losing tons of contrast, I'll have to make a darker version for posting

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    if you are not confident enough in painting yet I would suggest you refine the line drawing. get crits on the sketch before you color,

    use your sketch as a multiply layer and paint under it. that way at least everything will line up and you can concentrate on tone and color instead of anatomy.

    the face looks wrong because the brow doesn't match. clumps of dark shading create the wrong forms too. also the mix of sharp and blurd painting is distracting to the eye.

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