Illustration – Painted Comic Cover Preview

When painting a cover for a comic book, less emphasis is put on narrative and more on creating an iconic image that jumps off the rack.  In this series of lessons we will be going over the process often used in the generation and refinement of concepts.  We will then continue, and spend a majority of the time, on to the materials and technique used to create the final, oil painted image.

Lessons

  • Thumbnails
  • Color Compositions
  • Tonal Compositions
  • Underpainting Part I
  • Underpainting Part II
  • Underpainting Part III
  • Final Painting – Part I
  • Final Painting – Part II
  • Final Painting – Part III
  • Final Painting – Part IV
  • Final Painting – Part V
  • Final Painting – Part VI
  • Final Painting – Part VII
  • Final Painting – Part VIII
  • Final Painting – Part IX
  • Final Painting – Part X
  • Closing Thoughts