South Florida day of the dead 2015 #southflorida #dayofthedead #calavera #puppets
Warmup, doodling, sketching: mechs and chicken bots #secretprojects #comicart #mecha #robot #ai #mechs
I got sand in my eye about two years ago and my sight in that eye has given me problems ever since.. Now I have to use a magnifying glass for drawing detail with that eye… Sigh #southflorida #dayofthedead #thebunker @theechuckloose @floridadayofthedead
Storyboards drawn up by an 11-year-old Martin Scorsese for The Eternal City, an imaginary widescreen Roman epic he dreamed of making, courtesy of Old Hollywood. The storyboards are reproduced in Michael Henry Wilson’s book, Scorsese on Scorsese.
One full-page illustration underlines the obsessive cinephilia that characterised Scorsese, even as a child. It is an intricately drawn and calligraphed set of images for The Eternal City, an imaginary widescreen epic that Scorsese dreamed of making as an 11-year-old. “A fictitious story of Royalty in Ancient Rome” is how he characterises it. The storyboard images are very carefully drawn and coloured in. It is striking that he has given himself a bigger credit as producer-director than any of the stars (who include Marlon Brando, Richard Burton, Virginia Mayo and Alec Guinness.) —Martin Scorsese: You talkin’ to me?
Many of the greatest film directors began their careers as graphic designers, painters, or illustrators, but aside from the few established artist-directors such as Derek Jarman and Jean Cocteau, little is known of their creative work outside the medium of film. For the first time, film writer Karl French presents the exciting, diverse artwork of over 20 international directors, offering a fascinating new perspective on their work. Recent exhibitions on the subject prove that the time is ripe for a book that explores this exciting crossover of film and art.
Includes gems like Alfred Hitchcock’s atmospheric storyboards for The 39 Steps, Charlie Chaplin’s sketches, Martin Scorsese’s storyboards for the final shootout scene in his iconic 1976 film Taxi Driver, Akira Kurosawa’s painted storyboards for Ran, and John Huston’s luminous paintings. An iconic film still accompanies the artwork of each director. Unfortunately, Art by Film Directors is now out-of-print. A few remaining copies can be found at Amazon & AbeBooks.
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American Flagg! By Howard Chaykin published by First publishing. Man these books blew me away!! I was an avid marvel Xtitles fan when my cousin and I came across these at a local used book store and he took the plunge and bought some. Great story and great art, not to mention tons of sex and a talking cat! A TALKING CAT! (I’m dying to steal that for my own stories, who isn’t?)
#flashbackfriday that time I met @jimshooter showed him my portfolio and had him tell me to submit pages to defiant for pencils and inks only to find they went out of business a few weeks later #defiantcomics #dominion #artistforhire #artistoninstagram #comicart #illustration
Some people call me the space cowboy, others call me a wrangler of cats ##sunday #kendall #summer #cats #kitty #chicken
more SOMEWHERE BETWEEN from Dan Gorostiaga of Cavity! I’m really enjoying the work in these and the intimate nature of these hand crafted constructs. Limited numbered edition hand stitched and worth checking out!! www.marginalmanworks.com