Nima belongs to uzlolzu who is someone I’m happier to know every day.
I’m apparently an art sloth that produces at a glacial pace, so here’s a lonesome character design. Originally I was going to post this in a set, but Adrian’s not really a people person anyway.
An acquaintance of mine is organising a small political event and needed an emergency drawing for her poster so I drew this.
Okay as you can see I can doodle in photoshop again, and because giddyness cannot be contained, here’s my new facebook profile picture.
So tonight was
I was pretty happy with this ~10 min phone doodle.
Originally, I was going to paint this in gouache, but needed something small to practice on after a four year hiatus from colour pencils.
I showed uzlolzu my colour check for this and she painted over it beautifully. Her painting is amazing and in the end helped a lot in getting this right, so I’ll consider this a collaboration gone full circle.
I now remember what colour pencils can - and can’t - do.
Her iron constitution is impressive; possibly second only to vidrig's.
Let’s pause for a moment and admit that uzlolzu cooks almost as well as she draws and arts in general.
I shall never enjoy the food of mere mortals again.
Your eggs, however, are always masterpieces way beyond anything I could ever wish to achieve.
Lets not forget she also has an iron stomach when it comes to just eating frozen fucking meatballs :I
I ain’t forgotten that
Fanart of Raseed bas Raseed, my favurite character from the Crescent Moon Kingdom series of books by Saladin Ahmed. The prologue is available for free online if you want to check it out.
Live by the sword and you’ll have a hard time not dying by it too. I’m almost certain Raseed would rather say he lives by Virtue, but he’s only just now finding out that virtue lives in strange places.
Gouache and some editing in PS.