At 11/14/12 08:19 PM, Escalus wrote:
woah, there's different kinds of snow!? *wow I feel dumb* ummm, soft snow? Yea I'll go with soft snow, not too soft though, but the kind that your feet sinks into ever so gently when you take your first step in it. kinda like this:
K, I'm glad I asked, because I thought you meant snow flakes!
I remember referring to that pic when I was doing a Friday Flood thumbnail. I don't what kind of textures you're going for the whole painting, but you could try tinkering with some scatter brushes, starting from a layer of greyish blue then working your way up towards somewhere off-white.
Or you could go more subtle, with some softer cloud brushes. You could get some hints off of this cover.