I realize I've neglected this blog quite a bit in favor of DA and Tumblr (hey, it's rough keeping all these things up to date) so here's a little look at what I've done in the last few months.
First off, I've been participating in a little illustration challenge which is the Pokemonathon over on Tumblr. I thought it'd be fun to do in my free time. And If you think my idea of fun just sounds like a lot of extra work, well, you're probably right. Here's the first 9:
And here's a couple other recent arts:
I should probably mention that I meant for this blog to be more about process and progress, which I've been forgetting to do lately.. I know, I'm terrible.
Last week I had the tremendous opportunity to fly to New York City to see the Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Exhibition! This year saw a mind-blowing 8,119 entries, with only 249 accepted, so I was very honored and excited to have been one of those who got in.
My piece at the show!
It was a wonderful privilege getting to meet other artists and checking out some really amazing work!
For more information about the exhibition and the Society of Illustrators click here.
The background isn't quite finished yet. I
feel like it's been forever since I've done any fantasy type work, so I
thought I'd go back to my roots a little with one of my favorite
It's somewhat based off a piece I did a few years ago:
Mostly because I always wanted to go back and do a more interesting background for this but never got around to it. My style has evolved a lot since then, so I guess I've ended up re-imagining it instead.