illustrations by DB Ellis

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illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:46 pm

Just recently got back into rpgs. I love Basic Fantasy RPG and I'd be happy to see some of my art used in future publications. Here's one of my drawings, I'll post some more when I get better scans made.
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:27 pm

Very nice! :D
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:59 pm

db_ellis wrote: Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:46 pm Just recently got back into rpgs. I love Basic Fantasy RPG and I'd be happy to see some of my art used in future publications. Here's one of my drawings, I'll post some more when I get better scans made.
DRAGON DRAWING.png
This is wonderful! Is it pencil or digital?

Again, beautiful.
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:26 am

Kind of a chiseled look to that. Very nice. Thanks for sharing!
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:05 pm

"This is wonderful! Is it pencil or digital?"

Thanks! The linework is black ballpoint pen with some digital shading added after scanning.
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:46 am

db_ellis wrote: Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:05 pm "This is wonderful! Is it pencil or digital?"

Thanks! The linework is black ballpoint pen with some digital shading added after scanning.
Thanks for the shop talk and especially the inspiring drawing!

You can get such nice effects with ballpoint and get some gray shades just by varying the pressure. The digital shading really helps smooth things out too. It's just wonderful all around and hope it finds a home in a BFRPG publication soon.
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Re: illustrations by DB Ellis

Post Wed Jul 15, 2020 9:34 pm

Very nice. I like how you were able to capture a sense of volume and depth in your art just using a ballpoint pen. I am amazed at how diverse the art is in this forum.
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