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Current state of the Gom Jabbar piece. Experienced a true gut check if there ever was one: Completely ruined the face of the wizened Reverend Mother and had to do it completely from scratch,...
Courtesy of Fritz Leiber, the two best thieves in Lankhmar and the greatest swordsmen in all of Nehwon, as well as the two sorcerers Ningauble of the Seven Eyes and Sheelba of the Eyeless Face.
Another sketch of a Kzin from Niven's Ringworld and Known Space.
A profile study of a Puppeteer. This started as a little doodle on the bottom of a page so I included the bottom of the page.
@mariposa213: Thank you!
@tronrobot: Thank you! I do love linework; I think it must go all the way back to How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way many many moons ago.
@Full Red: Thank you! I...
Louis Wu, the main character of Larry Niven's Ringworld series. Looking pretty good for a man of 200.
Thank you, kidult!
Another sketch of a puppeteer head from Larry Niven's Ringworld and Known Space series.
@Ninjac: Yes, the ultimate plan is for the younger woman to have healthier skin tones while the old crone has a deathly yellowish corpse pallor. At the moment, they have not much more than an...
Current state of the Dune piece: Haven't been able to do much lately but here are some extra textures and moss since last time.
Thank you for the compliments, wasabi89 and Sycra!
A sketch of a Kzin profile from Larry Niven's Ringworld and Known Space series. I wasn't expecting that much from the sketch when I started it...
Current state of the Dune illustration.
A sketch of a character from Larry Niven's Ringworld: Speaker-to-Animals.
Another update. Hopefully I am learning ways to be more efficient with future pieces.
A bit more underpainting progress. Although I have used Raw Umber and White for the majority of the underpainting, for underpainting Jessica's skin I decided to try the "Verdaccio" technique. Since...
@Naidy: Thank you very much!
@Benjy: Thank you for your compliments---the comment about Jessica's face fitting her character really meant a lot to me.
It has been so long since I...
Current state of the underpainting.
Sketch for a completely unrelated project.
Imprimatura and laying in the darks. The camera flash was disabled, so it is a bit low res.
Thank you for the compliments, everyone. At last getting to the final of the Dune piece I've been working on forever. Final drawing, 30x40in. Ebony pencil on Strathmore Cold-Press Heavyweight...
The main focus of interest
Progression of thumbnail studies so far....