“Not a true devil as the villagers reckon, or even a half fiend, but a mortal beast by mine deductions, and mine own witnessed sight of most ghastly intrigue. In the woods of the Black Hills I was, upon learning of the recent child snatching. Mine foray was short for I had no desire toContinue reading “Inktober 2017 #6 – #10”
Commencing dump of Inktober stuff so far! “Not to be confused with the more treacherous Greater Gibber, this carrion feeder of wiccan origins is rather lame and skittish. One aged account tells of a township that was overrun and desecrated by an innumerable mob of the beasts: supposedly these vermin retain the carnal appetites ofContinue reading “Inktober 2017 #1 – #5”
More photo study + messing around.
Half study, half fun. All study. Need to get more mileage on drawing enviros.
Grayscale comps designed to show a mood/emotional idea.
Environment design lesson 2: study works using 3 values. This is a great exercise, really made me think through every stroke – no auto-pilot allowed! I’m naturally drawn to images with simplistic compositions and value arrangements, these don’t make for challenging study material for this particular exercise, so I had to spend a couple ofContinue reading “Back to”
Started a subscription to Bobby Chiu’s Schoolism classes the other day, taking (the amazing) Nathan Fowkes’ environment design as it’s always been a sore spot for me. Lesson 1: study a selection of enviro works within an hour each. Aim to capture the simplified essence of the image; focal point, edge control, value and hueContinue reading “Square 1”
Almost there. Some finishing touches left to do.
Trying to figure out this character. Some sort of farmer-turned-fighter.