Outsider: Astrid Vârcolac Concept Sketch

I had so many different ways I wanted to draw this one! The Vârcolac skin was not something I had originally planned for when I was writing Outsider. It started out as just a simple wolf skin with nothing particularly special about it.  I used (**): Pro-markers, Mechanical Pencil, Paper Blender, Water Colours, 0.1 Black Pen and…

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Outsider: Making the Map of Ammasteinn

The map of Ammasteinn is one of the first things I did art-wise for Outsider. I didn’t want to start writing and not have a clear vision for this world Astrid would be traveling, not to mention I needed to plan everything which happened in the 40 year gap between Astrid leaving the Red Mountains and…

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Making the Paper Wings Lyric Video

I should have gotten this blog post done months ago, it took so much time and work to make even when you don’t count how long it took to write and make the song, but I figure better late than never. This was the first time I’d ever made a lyric video  This was the…

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Art Eyes: Crystalized

For me this time of year is where two things happen like clockwork, I get stressed out of my mind over absolutely ridiculous little things and I get horrifically board of whatever I’m doing regularly, and at the moment that’s the Disney Series which really is far to much on the ‘tame’ side for me…

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TAD: Little Imp

TAD: The Art Diaries When I was in the second/third year of my art A-Levels my school decided that, despite me being only a few months away from finishing, that they were going to stop paying for my lessons and cancel them all together. Given the amount of effort, time and how close I was…

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Ghost of Christmas Present

Of course the minute I’d finished editing and uploading this I realised…*sigh*…that it really is a variation of the Christmas look I did last year. I seem to have this thing where I go for gold and green each christmas. So…yea, sorry about that! :/ This kind of look is not for anywhere with harsh…

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Ghost of Christmas Future

Now you’re prObably wondering, hey…where’s the Ghost of Christmas Present? Well, thanks to you tube and their terrible new system companies who don’t own or even distribute the music used can just make a claim on your video. And then all you can do is dispute the claim and wait for You Tube to get…

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TAD: Nail Wrap Designs

TAD: The Art Diaries Over the past few months I’ve been hired as a consultant for a company called Lazy Nails to help them develop their ideas for their, logo, packaging, UV nail varnishes and nail wraps, and on a side note I’m so proud of how the nail wrap packaging turned out! Once I’ve finally…

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Seven Deadly Sins: Pride

You know what I love about black and white photography? It makes your skin look flawless! This look is going to be the most ‘borring’ out of all my seven deadly sins looks, but I didn’t feel something heavy was really appropriate for this character. I wanted to slightly tie this look in with vanity …

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Seven Deadly Sins: Greed

When I was thinking of how to portray greed the first words that poped into my head was politicial and banker, hence the white shirt, blazer and hat. With this look I really wanted to take more of a theatrical approach to the makeup For the actual makeup I wanted to incorperate the traditional animal asossiation…

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