Saturday, November 10, 2012
Illustration Friday: Tree
This week's Illustration Friday image, "Tree," is a redo of a mock book cover. As you can see, I am still attempting to perfect scratch board effects in Photoshop. I feel like I'm making progress. At any rate, I like how the tree looks. If I work at a higher resolution next time, I'll be able to get more nuanced facial expressions. I'm loving how I can work and rework the image without overworking it. Just scrape away mess ups with the eraser tool and try again!
I'm also loving the boldness of the medium. It's a great improvement over the anemic original (overworked in watercolor and colored pencil):