I installed a light I had sitting around in my drafting table drawer. It works as a light table with the glass top, but also keeps my pencils easily visible late at night. Of course the pencil I need is always the shortest one in the drawer. I bought an array of pens after seeing […]
Finished my first round of thumbnails for smArt School. I’m illustrating scenes from Treasure Island while looking at some of the old “Golden Age” illustrators like Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth and Mead Schaeffer. Hopefully I’ll get more than one piece out of these. Next step: shoot some photo reference and create a final pencil drawing.
I’ve been looking at a lot of N.C. Wyeth lately and thought it would be fun to do a study of one of his paintings. One of my favorites is his painting for the cover of “Treasure Island”. I made a rough drawing in my sketchbook while looking at a photo of the painting on […]