Quick Sketch

Cliche? Yes.
Good practice from some old reference? You bet.

I will probably smooth this out and add some hints of color in the next couple days.

Soccer Jersey

I wanted to try something different with this one and decided to start out in black and white. It felt liberating to be able to focus on values without the distraction of color balance, so I may continue this in the future.

It felt like the grayscale version was too dark, so I played around with the levels in photoshop and then added color.

Finally, I painted in some more details, developed more color, and added the logo.