added color

posted these color sketches on my tumblr a while back, but thought they should be here too

DreSketch

here’s the original sketch, previously posted here

 

cleanup

cleaned up in photoshop

1

added color

 

2 wanted a looser feel with the colors
3

tried it with just the glow from television

making color decisions is hard sometimes

Peanut Spidey

Here’s another shot at inking and coloring a peanut Spidey in Freehand.

First the sketch.

Then the inked and colored version.

The linework feels more lively than my previous example, but I don’t know if Spidey feels very peanut-y anymore, though.

Just finished reading:

This is the first Tintin story I’ve ever read; and it really blew my hair back. Though this collection is black and white, I’ve seen color samples of Herge’s strip and they’re just beautiful.

In fact, don’t this;

and this;

seem to have a lot in common? (You can check out my previous post on this piece here.)

And so far, this link is the best look at Herge‘s process that I’ve found.

screentone out