"Battle Under the Trees"
Battle Under the Trees (Elves & Orcs).
9x11 in acrylics, and gold and silver leaf, and a smattering of orc
blood on primed canvas-board.
All the white arrows are his, and all the Orcs in the foreground are
already done for, but sadly it seems so is the fallen swordsman that
the archer was trying to save.
'Battle under the Trees' detail:
So it's easier to see that this Elf is actually looking down at his
(Also you can see now that his bowstring is still vibrating from a
recently loosed arrow, while an arrow of the enemy is narrowly whizzing
past his face and stirring his hair.)
May 19, 2016
Another peek of the illustration I did for Perna Studios' card
'Enchanted Realms' (to be released soon).
This is a preview of (a small part of) the finished thing (which has
both Elves and Orcs, but for now you just see Orcs):
Orc and swordsman detail in progress
May 14, 2016
Work in progress for a painting I finished a few months ago but can't
It's being printed as a trading card for a fantasy set by Perna
Studios' 'Spellcasters II: Enchanted Realms', all the artists were
given mythical creatures to depict - I got Elves. ^_^ (yay!)
But some Orcs sneaked into the scene as well and it all got a bit
So here's a little work-in-progress preview of the fighty Elves and