First is the design I developed for the endpapers of my upcoming collection of comics, which is being published in Belgium by L'employé du Moi.
The other piece I finished recently, was an acrylic painting of a Naked Mole Rat. I made this as a going away present for Rachel (who made ME a Dragon Coat!). Back in December, when I finished the Animal Alphabet paintings, I had two extra "canvases" which were already primed and ready to go. So I just used my same exact process from that project. The Naked Mole Rat is Rachel's favorite animal and let me tell you, it was a real challenge trying to make this repulsive (yet fascinating) creature look even moderately cute! Here's my attempt:
Alright, well it's time to finish up my packing and then hit the road. I'll be posting next week from the Green Mountain state!