September 25, 2016

Sketchbook Dump — Part 2

As promised, here’s the rest of the sketches. See if you can identify the theme here.


Here’s my impression of micron pens trying to look like a brush:

Real color brush here.

The next three sketches here I did after studying cartoons by Maurico García Castro (also known as Fantasio) and George Ludway. One thing they are very good at is drawing female curves with subtetly. I tend to exaggerate the curves when I study their stuff.

You can find plenty of examples of their works at Shane Glines’s Cartoon Retro, along with a massive archive of other brilliant illustrators and cartoonists that you’ll be hard pressed to find anywhere else. Certainly worth the $50/year membership fee.



I think I want to finish this one up:



I want to finish up the one below too. I think I’ll add a big cat in the background.





So there you go, a whole bunch of different girls, a whole bunch of different approaches. Let me know what works for you and what doesn’t.

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