A short tutorials how to do and don't do gradient shadind by @chris_clarke_art.
Do you think this helpful? Read the tips below: - Step 1. Work from the darkest colour first. - Step 2. Use as many shades as you can to get the transition from one colour to another smoother. - Step 3. Go over the blend point with both the lighter and darker colour. - Step 4. White pencil is a great blending tool for lighter blends!
Note from the artist: "This is only a tip to help people shade, not a video saying you must do it this way."