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Month of Fear - Banshee Posted on 02 Oct 2014


banshee digital illustration
Month of Fear is on! Artist Kristina Carroll has once again rounded up a herd of illustrators for a series of weekly art challenges all October long.

My piece for this week's challenge ("Things That Go Bump") is a banshee; it's a 16 x 21.5" pencil drawing with some perfunctory digital tinting added. I'm thinking of revisiting this one as an oil painting (or at very least a more finished-out digital version), but at the moment my drawing board is thoroughly buried in commissioned work and so it will have to wait.

banshee pencil sketch

The pencil art in progress.

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Fernando Guardiola:

Hello!!

I am very impressed with the beautiful detail and dedication you put on every piece, I have been following your work, and I have a question from one of our last posts, may I ask you what type or brand of toned paper do you print to, when you decide to save the pencils, and do the finished illustration on a different surface.

Thank you in advance, and I am looking forward to see this week's illustration.

15 Oct 2014 11:25 am



Wylie Beckert:

Hi Fernando!

I print the pencil art onto Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper; the color I've been using is Oyster (which is a light tan shade) - you can see the results on my Tam Lin and Colder Wind paintings, both of which were painted on paper of this brand & color.

15 Oct 2014 08:35 pm


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