• Painting in the Ghibli Style

    One year ago - By Gurney Journey

    Here are two videos that demonstrate some gouache techniques resembling those used in background paintings for Miyazaki's Studio Ghibli .
    The first is by Osamu Masuyama , a background artist on Spirited Away, Ponyo, and Howl's Moving Castle, doing a demonstration at a university.
    He pre-mixes four colors before starting on the sky: a lighter and darker blue for the gradation of the sky, plus a white and a gray for the lit part of the cloud and the shadow part.
    Artist Victor Ishihara demonstrates creates a painting of the building from "Spirited Away". I'm not sure what Mr. Ishihara's...
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