Saturday, October 31, 2009

Iran So Far Away

So, this guy has been all over the headlines, pretty much all the time. He's just your run of the mill Holocaust-denying, unfairly elected, America hating, open-collar-shirt-wearing guy...unless...

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

No Sleep Till...

So, I'm having a bout of insomnia which happens from time to time. I figure this is as good a time as any to rock some old Clash tunes and draw my (least) favorite blowhard, Glenn Beck. Death or Glory!

Thursday, October 08, 2009

Final Digital Waterhouse Study

This was the last study I did while searching for secrets I can apply from Waterhouse's painting technique to my digital work. This was done in Photoshop, not Painter, and I saved it for last because it was the most complicated of the selections. It was a beast! There is so much to learn, it's staggering.

Next up is more for the Decrepit Power Station. I am going to do this one mostly traditional, so I will post up work for that soon.

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Night Painting

I tried my hand at painting at night with Jesse in Downtown RWC last night. It was significantly more difficult than painting during the day. The biggest challenge was getting colors right because the lighting we were painting under was of a yellowish color-cast. I felt colorblind. Ultramarine blue looked just like burnt sienna and paynes grey under the night lights. Still, it was a lot of fun, and a homeless man came and told us stories about Vietnam and motorcycle gangs as we painted.