So I’m trying to beef up my portfolio, especially in the storyboards area, cause that’s what I want to do more of. In order to do this I’ve decided to start on a comic book project that’s been bouncing around in my sketchbooks for several years now. It’s the story of young Russian Orthodox monk that wanders around a mythical Medeivel Russia fighting with a giant blade of grass.
I’m trying to decide on a style. I know I want the atmosphere to play a big role, so much so that I’m not sure I want to draw the human figures very realistically. I’m persuaded that something like Chester Brown’s Louis Riel biography would be a nice direction to take.
So here’s what I’ve been playing with lately. See if you can guess which ones I like the best.