This months theme was ‘Horror’ in conjunction with ‘scare the crap out of kids day’ …….oh I mean Halloween.
I was thinking of imagery and doing research on artists who draw horror and I was mostly compelled towards Batman comics, especially David Mazzucchelli. Not because of horrow but the thrilling visuals that David outputs. He is one of my favourite comic book artists, and around this time last year, I was in New York, visiting his work in MoCCA. So the sketch I whipped up this evening was a take on David’s work.
I did it in the hour, a quick wash on paper, scanned, sketches done in sketchbook pro and then colour burn of greys in photoshop.
Here is an example of influence from Batman Year One:
So other than that been working pretty hard on a number of things…….I’ve been posting up on my tumblr as well, check it out……http://danielspencer.tumblr.com/