Monthly Archives: November 2012

28th

I wanted to take a break from practicing so I did some fan art.  Also, I had been only posting monsters and practice drills when I realized that my front page didn’t have ANY nudity.  I couldn’t allow this to … Continue reading

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27th

Ctrl+paint had a training video about exaggerating facial expressions.  Mine aren’t too great, but these are the few that ended up O.K. from all my practices.

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26th

I’ve been doing practice drawings for about 3 hours today, and I feel like I’m finally starting to warm up. Some days you really need to work at it to get in the zone.

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25th

The following is a little collage of environmental practices I did today.  The first two are just simple colors added to the thumbnails I did the other day, but the others are exercises on improving color composition and thumb-nailing environmental concept art.  These are … Continue reading

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24th

Just doing some studies of other illustrator’s sci-fi designs.

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23rd

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22nd

Another monster.  I’ve been using a random monster generator to help give me ideas.  I let the page randomize a monster, and I do a sketch based off of the description. This one was described as being a small, snake-like, … Continue reading

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21st

I’ve been practicing the freehand perspective sketching method that Matt Kohr teaches at Ctrl+Paint.  My perspective has always been pretty weak, and I honestly love the way that he simplifies the concept.  I always got bogged down by the measuring, … Continue reading

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20th

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19th

Same technique, but this time with monsters.

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