Wednesday, 7 December 2016

WIP #7 "Sapphire Phoenix" zeitgeist


Working on: Original anime character design of a zeitgeist (my original Fairyland species). To be put up for auction as an adoptable!

Inspired by: Mythical phoenix bird with Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale 'The Little Match Girl'.

Completed: Finalising colours

Currently: Applying shading

Thoughts: My hand is sore from rendering so many pearls and teardrops in one go... x_x

Saturday, 3 December 2016

WIP #6 "Sapphire Phoenix" zeitgeist


Working on: Original anime character design of a zeitgeist (my original Fairyland species). To be put up for auction as an adoptable!

Inspired by: Mythical phoenix bird with Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale 'The Little Match Girl'.

Completed: Applying flats

Currently: Experimenting with different colour combinations

Thoughts: I had the orange-red flame in mind when selecting colours for my "Ethereal Phoenix" zeitgeist. This time I want to visualise the blue flame. It's tricky when the colour blue is normally associated with water and in turn coldness...

Thursday, 1 December 2016

WIP #5 "Sapphire Phoenix" zeitgeist


Working on: Original anime character design of a zeitgeist (my original Fairyland species). To be put up for auction as an adoptable!

Inspired by: Mythical phoenix bird with Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale 'The Little Match Girl'.

Completed: Line art

Currently: Applying greyscale flats

Thoughts: There have been a lot of distractions in the last week... It doesn't help that it's winter; the days feel so much shorter.