Thursday, 2 January 2014

The dragon is finished

What better way to kick off the new year than with a dragon?

I'm especially fond of the eyes - a little trick I learned from Dan Reeder.

It's finished now and I have to say, I think it's pretty cool.  The skin has been undercoated with burnt sienna, then coloured with a mixture of burnt sienna, cadmium red, and bronze paints.  After that I've given it some green and blue markings like little spots.

Here's the whole dragon from the front:

And here's a close up of the chest: