A very short summary of the origin of the term “Caucasian” as a substitute for white: (Even shorter short summary: it´s pure racism)
In the late 18th century there lived a man in Germany who liked to study, measure and classify human skulls and do other anthropology- and…
I knew this and thought it was odd. BUT, worth noting, he also said that despite his own preferences that there was no superiority to Caucasians over any other person
Red Sonja sketch today. Sexy Stabby lady
With comic-con over, all I’m thinking of now is monsters and halloween and scary stuff and what to carve on a behemoth of a pumpkin the bartender at work got.
Fight Night, pg 1 by CoconutMikeNIke
Sci-fi sample comic done for the ol’ portfolio. If nothing else, this first page helped with explosions and thick smoke. Progress! Science! Pretty Pictures!
Ladyfriend gave me a set of cool grey prismacolors as a sort of celebration for comic-con. Having never used them before, I thought I’d give them a shot on a superman sketch. So far I like them a lot, and I get why they’re so popular
A very Frazetta inspired drawing today to warm-up.
Tried playing around with making brushes, wanted to simulate a really soaking wet brush. Turned out somewhere between a pencil and brush, I think.
The sketch of the Newmar Catwoman for commission. When I ink it later today it’ll have depth and line weight, not just flat lined. really, the pencils were mostly to get the face down, so it looked actually like Newmar, not merely an attractive woman
Every so often, I get an itch to watch Cowboy Bebop again. I don’t know where my harddrive with the episodes on it is, so instead I listened to the albums I bought years ago and drew it instead. (also a little Lupin III)
My pathfinder character, a dashing rogue, not great in combat, but if you needed someone to pretend to be a royal diplomat from across the sea, I shined
Hey hey, everyone!
This year, I’m heading to the great, big, great big, New York Comic-Con. I shall be selling myself and being all professional-y. At least, between fangirling out over John Barrowman, Stan Lee, and JRJR. But a trip to New York isn’t cheap, even if I contain myself on buying stuff there.
SO! Time for a series of rapid-fire mini-commissions. Quick turn around times, cause Oct 11 is sneaking up on me pretty quick.
Characters, with minimal, if any, backgrounds
A fast sketch, done in digital pencils, shading, boo-bleeboo.
This Batman: http://sta.sh/08kpqjyffh3
Character with a better
Once more, with feeling!
Really though, any help is greatly appreciated. I’ve also updated the shop at cafepress.com/creativefreedomproducts so you can wear the awesome