Friday, January 21, 2011

amigurumi billy


A big thanks to Risa Knight and her mad craft skills! Here's her awesome yarn rendition of Billy. If you'd like something done by her (knitted items or amigurumi), check out her work at http://eesaray.wordpress.com/

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

alley lit


Will include shadow in final sketch. Stay tuned.

almost there …

alley in progress


Whistle while you work …

analog model of alley


Beginnings of my cardboard mockup of the alley. Just need enough detail to see the foreshortening, angles and shading properly. I will be tweaking the perspective of the final ref image as I want a wide angle lens appearance. On to making more cardboard buildings …

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

rough cover concept


Here's a rough digital mockup of my cover concept. Going to build a cardboard model of the alley background and light it for shadow accuracy. Colors are tbd at this point.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Friday, January 7, 2011

the new bamboo


Just picked up a Wacom Bamboo Pen. This will greatly speed up my coloring efforts. I know a lot of you veterans are saying: "Wha? Where have you been?" Slowly but slowly. ;)