Illustrations

Totoro Illustration made with pens and markers

Totoro is a very popular character in the Japanese animation culture. It is a forest creature from "My Neighbor Totoro", an animated film produced by Ghibli Studio. This drawing was done in my sketchbook as a warm up before starting my 30 days Ghibli Watercolor Challenge. I made this illustration using pen and markers. I opted… Continue reading Totoro Illustration made with pens and markers

Illustrations

Camilla Portrait Digital Illustration from Fire Emblem Fates Series

  Camilla comes from Fire Emblem. This jrpg got talked again with the arrival of "Fire Emblem Awakening". Lucina was the most popular character back then. Camilla is a character from the "Fates" Series. She is an elder royal sibling of the main character from the dark side of the story. With this digital painting,… Continue reading Camilla Portrait Digital Illustration from Fire Emblem Fates Series

Illustrations

Edea Illustration Portrait from Bravely Default

Edea is one of the protagonist from a Square Enix jrpg video game called Bravely Default. The game has a very stylish design. Akihiko Yoshida designed the characters. I might end up doing Agnes eventually. This is how I usually process an illustration from the sketch to final result. I do a sketch and set up… Continue reading Edea Illustration Portrait from Bravely Default

Practice & Studies

Gil Elvgren study

Gil Elvgren is my favorite pinup artist. I love his composition, posing and rendering. I did some quick studies of his posters. Here are some anatomy and style notes I took. I noticed the face being expressive. He likes drawing it with a cheeky suprised look.   I like how he does hairs too. It's… Continue reading Gil Elvgren study