Friday, February 29, 2008
Everyone seems to do some kind of... serial art piece, so I figured I'd hop on the bandwagon and do a monthly traditional lady of some kind or sorts... So what did I think about during the cold, wet, and dismal month of February to lift my spirits... well apart from the one special lady in my life ;) I relied on daydreams of a freaky black lady spiritualizing coffee to get me through. well here it is. Enjoy, dear readers.
Monday, February 25, 2008
That's right true believers... I've finally updated my portfolio, it was really a matter of just being not-lazy for a day and a half, spending ninety bucks on ink and printing paper, and implementing the portfolio page design into an InDesign file. Well it took a job interview to get me motivated but I went into it proud and ready! wish me luck, if you wish to see my new flatbook, check my website www.chrisvear.com
Sunday, February 10, 2008
I drew the original image for this one almost two years ago, and have wanted to paint it ever since. I just never got around to it. A few weeks ago I started to work on it in Photoshop, and rather slowly (due to freelance jobs picking up speed), I've finally finished the damn thing! I have a few other sketches similar to it, I went through a phase where I liked the idea of coupling the soft aesthetic of the female form with the cold and sharp appearance of mechanical... stuff. And here we are....