A Glorious Return to Pen-and-Ink - UPDATE #2!
UPDATE #2: The piece is now up for scoring! The piece is now up for scoring! That was quick.
Wee-woo wee-woo wee!
UPDATE: Holy crap, I finished on time! BWAHAHAHA! Scroll down to see how awesome I am (spoiler alert: THIIIIS awesome.)
Will give second update when ready for scoring.
STEP 1: Fill colors. Couldn't Paint Bucket, so all by hand. Whachu know bout carpel tunnel?
STEP 2: Details and line colors - adding golden inlay to armor and fabric, plus misc details.
STEP 3: Central background image of cliffs, towers, and dragons fighting.
STEP 4: Add character shadows.
STEP 5: Texturize.
STEP 6: Feel all gloaty and gabble about it on Threadless forums.
Honestly, employers. Someone needs to hire me the fuck now.
So, I've gone back to pen and ink for the first time in two years for the East Meets West challenge. Tentatively titled, "Guys, We Were Supposed to Be Having a Picnic." Preview of the linework:
Oh, it's going to be fucking glorious once it's colored. Gonna be cutting it close though. Helluva deadline, Threadless.
Anyway, the story is that folkloric characters from Eastern and Western literature come together for a picnic. Everything goes along fine and dandy, till Little Red Rabble-Rouser starts getting all up in everyone's grills. Now it's a gigantic battle royale.
The combatants for the West:
The rumblers from the East:
Place your bets, ladies and MENTLEGEN!