In this post I will cover:
My thought process behind an illustration starting with initial thumbnails for composition.Character creation through iterative sketching and painting presentation piecesStep by step of the painting process
Everything starts with an idea.
in this case I wanted to create a painting to be printed as postcard to be sent to family, friends and customers as a Easter present. Besides that, I also wanted to be able to print is as a poster for myself as well.
I start by writing down my idea and scribbling small thumbnails in a booklet or other available pieces of paper.
In this stage, I write and sketch along as I think and develop
the idea through an iterative process, mixing and switching masses, shapes and thoughts as they come to my mind.
I tent to talk to myself or think out loud doing that
(which can be really awk…