not a brilliant scan… it looks better in the flesh and will try and upload a new scan soon. This is my second attempt at a coloured pencil sketch and it’s one of my favourite images I’ve ever created, if I do say so myself
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online lair of Brighton based illustrator, Kelly Purves
ooh not a very good scan but this is just the first draft
rough draft and first attempt at coloured pencils. Will add more detail in photoshop soon and will just keep practicing pencil sketches. Am enjoying the organic feel of drawing at the mo. Click for larger image
a bit of a difficult topic this week i think. I must admit to looking at dictionary.com every so often to re-check what that word meant!
A Rapunzel to go with my witch.
here’s mah piccy of a witch based on a television telling of Rapunzel. The witch was described as a powerful and incredibly smelly witch who was dreaded by all the world. and that she also smelt a really horrible foul smelly sock sort of smell and made a squelching, burping sort of a noise.
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my niece again who is fast becoming my muse. Let’s just hope she doesn’t turn ugly any time soon. This illustration started life as a photo which I then sketched, photoshopped and textured like a fury. This probably took the longest out of all my illustrations, but my pedant nature over the leafy texture and shading has paid off (click for larger image).