Monday, September 22, 2014

From the Vaults...

I found this as I was digging around in some art stuff today. I painted a short series of these portraits the summer after I graduated from college for some show or other that I didn't get into. The star on his chest was taken from an alchemy book, but I have no recollection of its meaning-way too long ago!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

How an Illustration Starts

I have been having fun in my sketchbook with some owl illustration ideas. Here is the progression...
Grumpy Owl Pencil Drawing

 Ink drawing

Watercolor underpainting
A little more paint detail


Grumpy Owl idea final!