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Grieverjoe (Jose Alvarez) is NOT a whiny emo as his name would suggest. He's an IT student with a love for art.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Kazuya sketch

Me: "What should I study today? Anatomy? Drapery? Maybe a master study?"
Brain: "How about Kazuya from Tekken, from a weird angle with some crazy perspective?"
Me: "ok lol"

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

More style exploration

Still working with different styles and approaches, this time trying to marry Marko Djurdjevic and Matt Rhodes' approaches.
Character belongs to Marko Djurdjevic.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Expressions after Vilppu

More work from NMA, more Vilppu. Expressions, this time.
The ones on the right are from a model, about 30-45 seconds each. The best way I can explain it is to capture the expression quick and loose, almost like the gesture of the face. You can always go back and refine it later.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Style experimentation - Javed

I was actually not done with this done, but I accidentally flattened the image and saved over it. Whoops!
Moving on!

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Style experimentation

Just like the title says, just playing around with styles. I still want to do my comic, but I need to find a style to stick to. More to come!

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Vilppu arms study

Recently signed up for New Master's Academy. For my first week, I'm doing upper arm studies after Glenn Vilppu.
Good stuff. You should check them out. :)

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

(sin)X My Heart

Assassin Cross from Ragnarok Online.
My character, Arrios, and my wife's character, Rune.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wizard commission

A commission I recently did for Snapcasters Gaming and Espresso. Go check them out. :)

You are not authorized to use this picture without written consent from me, the artist. Why not commission me instead to draw you your very own wizard? :) Drop me a line! Maybe we'll have lunch.