Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Buzz buzz buzz

After a month of neglect I've finally had the chance to get back to my lab and make another creation. He's called Buzz, and is an airborne hybrid of monster and machine. No idea how he flies mind. Thanks to Allan Sanders for providing his usual wit.

Click on the image for a better look.

Friday, October 13, 2006

Getting a grip

Tired of shaky lines when drawing with your Wacom tablet? Then it's time to cut back on the coffee (or is it the alcohol from the previous night?) and check out this tutorial for better drawing:

Wacom control


Thursday, October 12, 2006

3 point perspective without a grid.

Here's a quick tip on how to deal with complex perspectives such as the one in Lullaby Leslie using digital techniques rather than drawing a bloody grid:

block models


And also apologies for letting the blog slip a bit. I have two new monsters in the works, and some guests who are very late for dinner (you know who you are!). I'll be sending Al Dente over to see them if they dawdle much longer.