I really enjoyed working on this book cover for The Widow Brigade, a new book from fasntasy author Douglas Van Dyke. (If you’d like to check out more books by Douglas Van Dyke Jr., you can check out his website here, or the Facebook page for his books here.) The idea was to show the […]
Joining Lizzie after she’s beat the Mysterious 4-armed Commander, Raven pulls off his bandanna to reveal a weird symbol on his forehead. The seem to be magical in some way or another, soElf is able to read it and translate. He declares that the symbols say “LUNLOS LUSUS”, meaning “control” and “Lusus”, respectively. Meanwhile, since he’s so […]
There’s still a lot of details to finish polishing, mostly in the background, and the values need to be adjusted and a bunch of other things… but it’s coming along nicely, don’t you think?
Before adding the character to the scenery, she had to be designed properly. This Dwarven warrior (female), wears leather armor with decorative plating and some extra parts meant to represent wedding. She kneels before her husband’s grave, you see. She carries a musket, and from it hangs a lamp. On her back there’s a hatchet and […]
There is no decision to be made this week, but I would like to know (out of curiosity) what you all think the symbol on The Mysterious Commander’s forehead might mean. For now, I’m way too tired to write anything else. So I’m going to go get some sleep and I might edit this rant […]
I decided to finish the lines for this image’s scenery before actually adding the character to it, so I could focus on the structure and making it feel complete. Now, we add the character.
WARNING: This post is just about how my computer’s fans failed and how I fixed the issue. I don’t think it’s interesting, AT ALL. But I used a power drill to fix a thing and now I feel proud of myself, so I’m making a post about it! Here goes: So for a while now […]
The mysterious Commander attacks Lizzie, lunging towards her with his scissors open. As Lizzie instinctively raises her arms to defend herself and the Commander continues his attack, trying to cut at the arms – a strategy he has clearly used many times before. Cut the opponent’s arms so they can’t defend themselves. His attack hit its mark, […]
After many sketches and designs and such, we finally have a general idea of what we want with the ship and so I started working on it now with a much clearer view of what it should look like. Still, it’s by no means done in terms of design, and this first sketch is base […]