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glitchfool said: I have a question that I hope you will answer. I am trying to build up my visual library, and having trouble focusing on detail and functionality ie your studies. How do you find that elusive information and apply it to exploratory sketches? THX!

Hmm…This is quite an elaborate topic, so I think Scott Robertson’s 3-part video on “Improving Your Visual Library” might be the best response to this— You can start with Part I here: 

Parts II and III should be displayed on the Youtube Related Links, as well :)

Besides turning into a human diamond, I think being snarky is her coping mechanism to stress. I love Emma Frost! 

Capped from “Astonishing X-Men” and “Phoenix: Warsong”

Get a load of this cuteness. I can’t handle it.


Inspirational pokemon photos.

Fragment from the Corona of Sandrine I, First of Her Name, 11th Emperor of Zeta Sagitarii (“Udiy Sadira ζ Sgr”)

From “Extraplanetarium - Treasures Beyond Earth” The Royal Gallery

Yes, a girl can be emperor in other planets! Haha!

I used Zbrush to sculpt the crown, then finished up with a portrait painting. Been looking at a lot of art deco inspiration recently and I’ve always wanted to make a decorative headpiece for space opera royalty like the work of my idol, Iain McCaig, on Star Wars.