i see a certain regression towards the end of your work, towards something more formal and constructive and i must proclaim that one must seek the ever transitory form of nothingness. the idea is that form is emptyness and it is blatant that you are digressing from this intrinsic matter.
the sensei shall return with more words of wisdom, offf woopatson.
Whoa man, your rendering skills are extremely sick. Ever get much life drawing in? It can be fun and invigorating when the Hogarth studying gets a tad stale. Plus it's part of a balanced daily breakfast.
And those really are damned fancy sketchbooks!
Very awesome stuff man, keep it up.
aefx: cheers fella, haven't really been doing in depth pencil studies for quite some time now, probs should get back into the habit of doin em again. as for the mix of styles, just haven't found the groove yet, just gotta keep workin at it from different angles i guess.
monotony: thanks man. the fashion newspaper stuff is done with scotch tape, using that to pull the print off newspaper, awesome technique for when ya get bored and frustrated, and wanna try summat new.
more moleskin pages for today...
1. sandman-inspired spread. used references for the kids, kinda phucked up the middle one, and then used the reference much more loosely on the bigger kid, worked out much better
2. ross noble kinda charicature.
3. head on the left is without reference, hence screwed up proportions, head on the right is my lil bro.