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Skin Colour + Others  Palette by Spudfuzz Skin Colour + Others  Palette by Spudfuzz
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Tutorial on how to use: Using The Skin Colour + Others Palette by Spudfuzz (You don't need sai to use this chart, the tool is universal in all programs.)

Update: Expanded the chart to include a wider variety of skin tones + other random ones. Added it up and I think there's about 356 samples now, which is like... a single colour for every day of the year? ಠ_ಠ

Use the power of the burn-your-eyes-out-neons wisely. :giggle:

Some people mentioned they'd like to make more racially diverse characters but they don't know how to colour dark skin without it looking weird so I made this chart, each colour shaded and highlighted on it's own. And er, I threw in some other random colours for the hell of it. Just load it up into your program and use the eye dropper tool to select and paint. No credit needed of course, no one owns the rainbow. Though if you want to throw a link back it's always appreciated so more people can find and use it.

Notable comments:

As bread-doh pointed out, super dark colours (well, all of them really) can have a much higher gloss depending on the surface and lighting. This chart assumes a fairly normal light setting (daylight) so be mindful of that.

CuzzaCurry : Yes ~bread-doh, keep in mind that darker skinned people's skin reflects quite a bit of light. So the highlight should be significantly lighter. Our palms and undersides of our feet are in the tan palette. Lots of people forget this.
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Given 2013-06-21
Skin Colour + Others Palette by *Spudfuzz An extremely useful colour palette for all digital artists looking for complimentary ranges ( Suggested by SavageFrog and Featured by Elandria )
Inarmsofamity 4 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you! I hate when these things only have like three color (shade,base,and highlight) There are so many more colors than just the base three
NickyW093 Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm gonna use these colors, they are very useful
Well this is nice! So thanks for providing something useful and grants for dd.
Thanks a lot :)
Calyx-chan Mar 30, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much!!! ////////
Avarc18 Mar 30, 2014  Student General Artist
So helpful! Thank you!
Thursdaychild Mar 29, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much!!!! Hug 
Xelku9 Mar 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
This is really helpful :)
anrili Mar 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Now that's going to be useful *excited at all the pretty colors*
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