Reproduction from the ‘Daytripper’ graphic novel

6 Jul

Here are a few pictures I took while making a 30×18 cm watercolor after one image of the graphic novel “Daytripper” by Fábio Moon & Gabriel Bá:
pencil sketch

Pencil sketch

Wet blue wash and blue droplets over the masking gum

Wet blue wash and blue droplets over the masking gum

Several layers of blue wash to render the light underwater

Several layers of blue wash to render the light underwater

Peeling off the masking gum. Unfortunately paper was peeled off as well.

Peeling off the masking gum. Unfortunately paper was peeled off as well.

Brown hulls of rowing boats, fish colours, ropes as well

Brown hulls of rowing boats, fish colours, ropes as well

Details in the foreground rope, details on the hulls and silhouettes of people done

Detailing the fish using a Pentel black brushpen

Detailing the fish using a Pentel black brushpen

Final result with text in speech bubble

Final result with text in speech bubble

The watercolour is now cut and framed

The watercolour is now cut and framed

Photo of the framed painting on my desk between the palette and the computer displaying the reference picture.

Photo of the framed painting on my desk between the palette and the computer displaying the reference picture.

 

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