Friday, May 30, 2008

Memorial Day Delay

I meant to post this for Memorial Day weekend, but my home computer was on the fritz again:

Sunday, May 18, 2008

Go Speed Racer, Go!

I drew this today for a raffle at my wife's school this week:

I cut a lot of corners to get it done on time, but it came out alright.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Wizard & Glass Process #3

Started roughing in Roland today:

Monday, May 12, 2008

Wizard & Glass Process #2

Getting back into the swing of things today - I managed to finish the background for the image I started last week. Here it is with the sketch lines taken out:


I also did some research for Roland's outfit and overall look. I'm resisting the obvious urge to make him look like Clint Eastwood. Facially, I think Henry Fonda in Once Upon a Time in the West is a better match - he's got those blue "bombardier's eyes".

Monday, May 5, 2008

Friday, May 2, 2008

Wizard & Glass Process #1

I'm reading the 4th book in Stephen King's Dark Tower series now, so I have a lot of imagery from the books in my head. Yesterday, at lunch, I started messing around in Photoshop on an image of Roland, the main character, with the Dark Tower in the background.

First, just a loose sketch to lay everything out:



By the end of lunch today I had quite a bit of the background laid in. I'm just working my way from back to front on this, trying to balance things as I go: