The tutorial is using Krita 4.4.8 version.
Today, I am showing you ONE WAY to color a greyscale picture.
I drew (using the pencil and bristles_hairy brushes set at different sizes, opacity, and flow) two flowers in black and white.
I am going to show you, step-by-step, how to color on the top.
Now, please know that other artists use Gradient Maps. My version of doing things is simpler and, I believe, a better fit for beginners.
I hope you will agree and have fun trying it.
00:46 Painting using different blending modes (Color, Overlay, Multiply and Screen)
08:11 Adjusting the painting using HSV/HSL adjustment filters
08:39 You can always duplicate layers and use more filters
09:11 Change your background-color
09:22 Going back to layers to adjust them and continuing painting
11:01 Comparing the original black and white version Vs the painted version
11:13 Showing you what else you can do
I will see you next week with another painting exercise.