Have a quick look on the level of detail that we're aiming for here, still working on only one layer! If you're happy with your personal result, you can dive right into the next class.
However if you're very, very new to all this...
... and you feel more comfortable to work on the same basis, just download the PSD-file and we will start coloring it together! This way you don't have to worry about the painting to much and can actually focus on learning the essentials of Photoshop and coloring methods.
Concept Art Essentials
A complete guide to digital painting. From start to finish. 100% real time, no time lapses, no parts skipped.