Friday, July 16, 2010

Johnnyrook 2

Well....things are moving on, been working on a couple of commissions now but they're a surprise gift so can't tell show 'em yet. Yet another bout of insomnia this morning so had another crack at that great character the straited caracara AKA johnnyrook. Charcoal, A3.

3 comments:

  1. I find any animal hard to capture.I like the way you did the feathers around the eyes and beek

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  2. Thought you were working on the commissions. Been busy painting walls, not as interesting but nevertheless satisfying to see the results.
    I like the bird's gaze... want to ask "Are you looking at me?"
    Hope your insomnia doesn't last long.

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  3. Thanks, the commissions are going well but sadly I can't show them yet. Might have another go at this this bird, looks OK but the eye placement is wrong and he looks a bit dopey, johnnyrooks have an incredibly sharp, savvy look.

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