Here’s an example of the process I went through when I made each page of the book. The example below portrays the scene where the bourgeoisie realize the state of injustice they are in, and are expressing their anger towards King Louis XVI.
I first started off with drawing the composition.
Then filled in the toast figures.
With a basic sketch, I’m ready to draw the character details with a thin Sharpie pen.
including their facial expressions and clothes.
In order to create a great contrast between the subjects and the background, I used red water color pencil to start off with a base coat.
And slowly painted in the different colors with poster color.