Commissioned Painting: Pirate Captain, a process
At this past Comic Con I was commissioned to create a painting of a Pirate Captain. It was a long process but it all started with a rough sketch:
Based on notes from the client the sketch evolved again:
The client LOVED the changes so I proceeded with a color pass:
With the color palette established I began the painting process:
At this stage most of the broad strokes were there but she was still lacking a level of detailing. In the end it is definitely one of my personal favorite paintings I've ever done!
I think it turned out GREAT! What do you think?