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by AlCook
Wed Jul 01, 2015 8:55 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

@teaman- inks and then a black colored pencil for the shading on all the shaded ones. A regular pencil doesn't seem to get dark enough.

@Solo- thanks- very appreciated.
by AlCook
Wed Jul 01, 2015 5:25 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

here's one for Saga of the Giants or any other BF project:). For some reason my photo editor isn't working good. Coming out darker than I'd like.

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by AlCook
Wed Apr 15, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Color picture of a Wanderwood
Replies: 11
Views: 4712

Re: Color picture of a Wanderwood

I like this one, good job:) One thing I like about your work is that it's very clear and gets the point across- you put in enough but not too much.

Keep it the good work!
by AlCook
Sun Apr 05, 2015 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Easter!
Replies: 4
Views: 1198

Re: Happy Easter!

:)

Happy Easter!
by AlCook
Thu Feb 12, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: A color picture of the Carven
Replies: 12
Views: 5367

Re: A color picture of the Carven

Teaman- I'll echo chi here- amazing job bud:) Keep up the great work.
by AlCook
Sun Jan 11, 2015 12:15 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: The Carven (A New Race, I need some feedback)
Replies: 36
Views: 12648

Re: The Carven (A New Race, I need some feedback)

teaman wrote:Here's the final image:

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The non-cutoff version is at:

http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t59 ... 4b16c8.jpg
Nice pic!
by AlCook
Fri Jan 02, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

Teaman- no prob:) I've been trying to use bristol board for the last few color pieces I've done. In the past, and for most of my b&w drawings, I usually use printer paper or cheaper sketch pads, because it's cheap. I'm not sure if it's india ink. For the giant, I used a pentel pocket brush pen and t...
by AlCook
Fri Jan 02, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

Teaman- :) yes we do.

I color over the inks. So far I haven't had much of an issue with the colors hiding the inks much- not sure if it's because I water down the color a lot. There have been times where I'll go back over a spot with black if it looks a bit washed out.
by AlCook
Fri Jan 02, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

Teaman- I used watercolors on that pic. The gray blotchy areas were done with a large house painting brush dipped in watered down ink that I sort of just lightly stabbed down on the paper.
by AlCook
Thu Jan 01, 2015 10:29 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy
Replies: 114
Views: 44777

Re: Al Cook's pictures for Basic Fantasy

Happy New Year everyone! Here's the finished cover pic for the Saga Of The Giants:)

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