26 April 2013

Train


Last weekend I read, The Sisters Brothers, by Patrick DeWitt, heard Mac Barnett read aloud, The Three Robbers, by Tomi Ungerer, and drew shadows in a class taught by Sophie Blackall.  So the answer to this week's challenge in Illustration Friday for Train is a combination of those influences, and a bit of True Grit too (shadow is of Rooster).
Graphite, ink, and newspaper transfer.

WiP - original sketch and image of Rooster

3 comments:

  1. So wild and sinister, I love it! Wonderful composition. And thanks so much for the nice note at my blog!

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  2. Thank you, Cindy. Foreshadowing in a drawing?

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    1. Haha, in more ways than one!

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