Monday, July 30, 2012
A recent commission for a fan. The first image is my preliminary sketch in Manga Studio -- hence the page number! Pose and cape drapery inspired by a publicity photo of Guy WIlliams as Zorro. The prelim was printed out and transferred to bristol board via pencil and lightbox. I added the logo -- the original pulp magazine version -- slightly skewed for effect. Inked with brush and pen. Finished with graphite stick and colored inks.
My schedule is pretty full right now -- and I have three long-standing commissions I must finish soon -- so can't take on any more at the moment -- but these are always fun to do.