Chrysalis

Chrysalis

… and sometimes there’s a fragile moment in between, where time enters a state of suspended animation.

Photoshop
2018

Model: Tao Fernandez Caino
Based on a photo by Richard Gerst

Chimera

Chimera

There is something mildly unsettling about finding inspiration in the unexpected…

Photoshop
2018

Model: Tao Fernandez Caino
Based on a photo by Richard Gerst

Eden

Eden

Photoshop
2016

14o516

14o516

Character concept.

Photoshop
2016

Firefly

Firefly

A practice in painting lace that turned into a character portrait.

Photoshop
2016

Bushido

Bushido

Photoshop
2011

Model: Francisco Randez

Arabesque

Arabesque

Originally part of a series of paintings, this was the winning piece in the International All Media Contest in the Digital Category in 2016, held by The Artist’s Magazine.

2016
Photoshop

Model: Ian O’Brien

Erebus: Casimir

Erebus: Casimir

Commissioned character portrait for the web-comic ‘Erebus’.

Photoshop
2017

Porcelain

Porcelain

Done for Advanced Photoshop magazine as part of a tutorial on how to paint a female portrait, with focus on fabrics.

Included in ‘Expose 7’ - Ballistic Publishing

Photoshop
2008

Hit & Miss

Hit & Miss

Done for 2D Artist magazine as part of a tutorial on painting different fabrics, embroidery and brocade using custom brushes.

Included in ‘Exotique 6’ - Ballistic Publishing.

Photoshop
2009

Not Alice

Not Alice

Done for the book ‘Digital Painting Techniques: Vol.8’, published by 3Dtotal, as part of a tutorial about how to paint a masquerade ballgown, with focus on historical research and accuracy.

The inspiration was the Mad Hatter from ‘Alice In Wonderland’.

Photoshop
2016

The Kitsune

The Kitsune

Inspired by a short story of a friend.

Photoshop
2018

Tar-Mairon

Tar-Mairon

Sauron during his time with the Númenóreans towards the end of the Second Age.

Done for a tutorial on how to paint fabrics.

Photoshop
2018

Model: Tao Fernandez Caino