Thursday, May 31, 2007

More trench drench

Scanned two more pencil pages, and improved the first page (previous post) a little bit - head of the guy on the second panel. Wish could do these pages quicker, but I'm busy with preparing for my art school exam in early July. I decided to go for painting major, not animation; will talk about that in next post.

Tuesday, May 22, 2007

The Trench French


Finally picked a story to work on, developed layouts, wrote script and started pencilling. This is the first page. Gee, I should do something about lettering or do it with a computer.

Thursday, May 17, 2007

He reads

One piece I did couple months ago, but could only get it back last week from a studio where I did preparatory classes.

Forgive me father, for I have sinned.



Yet another character concept: Padre with an itch to right the wrong.

Saturday, May 12, 2007

Another noir detective thing

This one is like a character concept for a comic I want to do on a police detective Alyosha who works in an unnamed city in socialist Yugoslavia, where he fights crime and Party meddling from inside the force. I sorta peeked into the work of Hermann and others, I like European style a lot, you know - the dark gritty look, crosshatching, etc.


This was a rough pencil sketch I inked over:

Tuesday, May 01, 2007

Out of Charcoal

...so I continued with Painter.



o I continued with Painter.

UPDATE 17 May 2007:

Here, I finished it with charcoal, so this one's all traditional: