Finally, I got the underpainting set for the moth mother painting. It took a couple of days to get a feel for the direction for this one. As I've said before, this phase of the painting determines all that follows, so now that's set.
In spite of all my efforts, I cannot tweak these digitals to do justice to the painting, but at least they give an idea of what's happening.
As a reminder of the content of this one, here's the reference photo I'm working from:
Enjoy your Sunday.