Portrait Studies Roundup – October & November 2020

Trying to use a bigger brush here. My Dragon Age: Inquisition character, Aether. He’s great. Just optical color mixing here, no glazing/layers at all. Dorian Pavus from Dragon Age, after U Ri Sol, with small brushes. And later, a Dorian Pavus made with bigger brushes and a little more hand confidence. B&W study of Astarion,Continue reading “Portrait Studies Roundup – October & November 2020”

The Alien R AZAR

I made this character concept of my friend Roxana Azar, an amazing sculptor and photographer who actually owns this outfit. This image is a combination of photobashing and painting, using this image from their instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/CEhOsFUDiZx/ I made a little character bio as well: The alien R AZAR, top-selling galactic artist. Original pieces go forContinue reading “The Alien R AZAR”

Getting Advice

I turned in some channel points to have @stumpyfongo, aka professional illustrator and Twitch streamer Stephen Sitton, do a quick ten minute paintover and critique on his stream for my Amethyst study #2, which I felt like really needed the advice. Today I rewatched the segment and put three more hours of work into thisContinue reading “Getting Advice”

Amethyst Study #1

I’m starting a new sheet of character concept art – this one is for my Dungeons & Dragons character. Amethyst Cloudsalt, an elf ranger from the cool and misty rainforests of Siddos, where emerald moss covers the impossibly tall pine trees. She has blue hair, red dragonscale armour, and a magic bow that lets herContinue reading “Amethyst Study #1”

“Nathan Wilder” Character Concept – Full Body

As a continuation of my last blog post – here’s my Call of Cthulhu character, Nathan Wilder, in all his 1928 sepia glory. I used old photographs for reference, combining a few different outfits to create his combination of soft tie, high rounded collar, textured tweed suit, and white doctor’s coat. I hope his expressionContinue reading ““Nathan Wilder” Character Concept – Full Body”