Monday, August 26, 2013

Bioluminescence

If this drawing feels familiar, A.I. Artificial Intelligence was one of my favorite movies growing up. I drew it thinking of two things in the film that stood out for me: David floating with a school of fish and the transparent mechas at the end. Itching to draw something bio-luminescent, I figured it might be good to combine both visuals into something more organic. Somehow, I ended up with jellyfish-kid here:

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

City-Dwellers

This started as part of an exercise: make a lot of drawings quickly and directly with pen, the objective being to force myself into deforming proportions in ways I wouldn't  consider with the possibility of using an eraser. Coloring it followed a similarly experimental process of overlaying rust textures until a palette emerged.