Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Here's a continuation of my faux book cover project with hand lettered type.
So, apparently the whole "May you live in interesting times" Chinese curse is actually probably not really Chinese. I can still see this as a book title though.
This started out as a hot press watercolor paper test and then I thought I might as well do something with all that empty space. The dragon and the lettering is digital.
And here it is without the lettering:
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
I've been really into drawing books lately. I guess I figure a book always makes a scene more interesting. Because, you know, books!
And if you don't like books, well, who doesn't love a Regency-era lady?
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Saturday, June 01, 2013
Daughter of Xanadu by Dori Jones Yang and it inspired me to draw a (pseudo-Mongolian) archer. Many inaccuracies abound in this little drawing, so don't judge me too harshly (all you Mongolian scholars and archery buffs that are reading this blog).