Last of the Tolkien art for now. On to Cannae!
Tinúviel - Pencil, white pastel and white ink on toned paper.
Masters of Souls - Acrylic ink and watercolour on watercolour paper.
A writing snippet of the lighter sort: Hasdrubal, commander of Hannibal’s Gallic and Iberian cavalry wing at Cannae, starts to hate riding herd on Gallic chieftains… but trust in him to find the right words. Even in Gallic if necessary.
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The website for Darkness over Cannae, my illustrated novel project about the Hannibalic War, is online!
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The response so far has been fantastic - thank you so much for your support!
This year’s workshops July will be on 19th/20th July and on 26th/27th July!
Check here for info! http://goldseven.wordpress.com/workshops/workshop-info/
Cn. Cornelius Lentulus, military tribune at Cannae, Legio Prima.
Not a happy bunny.
Darkness over Cannae - dumpage
Trying around with pen and brush and ink and LOVING it.
Aemilius Paullus in the battle of Cannae.
This is going to be a graphic novel by the end of this year, I hope - like and reblog if you’re interested in the thing coming alive! ^____^
Some thoughts on using reference, copying, and imagination.