I’ve been fiddling around with this dragon, and there’s a lot more to fiddle! As I upload it, I want to make some fixed to the head, more specifically its inclination and the jaw. But that’s the way this stuff gets done. Lots of planning.
What can I say? It’s a big image, so it comes along slowly. Nonetheless, we’re almost at the point where we start painting!
I gave a class this morning about painting furry characters, and made this adventurous hamster called “Le Capitaine Fleuff”. Not much more to say, other than it was fun!
When I’m having a bit of trouble with a drawing, I try to go back to the basics and study it from other points of view. In this case, I wasn’t feeling like the dragon for the image I started here was working out structurally, so I went back to its skeletal system and took […]
Who would’ve thought? Drawing a giant centipede is a lot of work! This image is turning out to be a handful, but it’s also fun to work on. So it evens out.
It’s been a while since I’ve shared an image from one of the classes I teach. I don’t really teach as many classes anymore, for a multitude of reasons. But tonight I gave one about some techniques for painting nature, and anybody who knows me knows that I just love to paint trees. So this […]
I’ve always had a weird relationship with the Khaijit in The Elder Scrolls. On one hand, I’ve always liked feline races in my RPGs. What can I say? I’m a cat person. But on the other hand, I’ve always thought the Khaijit could look cooler – at least more badass. I’m not sure if it […]
Continued from this post, this image is a commission intended to be a tattoo on the back. In this sketch, I’m basically playing around with the composition, trying to get a feel for all the elements that need to be included in the tattoo. After showing the client, the eye at the top needs to […]