Shadowness - Dyrt http://shadowness.com "I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it." ~ P. Picaso http://tyderk.blogspot.com en Angler Chameleon http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/angler-chameleon <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/angler-chameleon"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/104248/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />11" x 14" Colored pencil on smooth Bristol Mon, 18 Jul 2011 16:58:45 -0400 Self Portrait http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/self-portrait <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/self-portrait"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/104524/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Lil ol' me 8" x 10" Colored pencil on Bristol Tue, 19 Jul 2011 06:05:39 -0400 Unholy Priest http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/unholy-priest <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/unholy-priest"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/104818/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />11" x 14" Colored Pencil on smooth Bristol I was hired to do a series of classic fantasy themed characters for a D&D style game that sadly never saw the light of day but I was able to keep the originals, always liked how they turned out. Tue, 19 Jul 2011 17:08:36 -0400 Stheno http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/stheno <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/stheno"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/103629/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />12" x 16" Graphite on illustration-board. The eldest of the Gorgon sisters, the undying Stheno. Of the three Gorgons, she was known to be the most independent and ferocious, having killed more men than both of her sisters combined. Sun, 17 Jul 2011 16:55:09 -0400 Unknown 00 http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/unknown-00 <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/unknown-00"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/103609/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />9" x 12" Graphite on smooth Bristol. Sun, 17 Jul 2011 15:51:38 -0400 Sherpani Squid Snail http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/sherpani-squid-snail <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/sherpani-squid-snail"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item4/103604/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />8" x 10" Graphite on smooth Bristol. Sun, 17 Jul 2011 15:51:32 -0400 Back http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/back-2 <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/back-2"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item5/125120/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Adobe Illustrator CS5 This is my back design for the www.TheCardist.net custom playing card contest. I always liked the simple yet complex etched design on the back of playing cards. I wanted to keep that same feel but add my touch of macabre and dark humor. Fri, 26 Aug 2011 13:37:27 -0400 The Ossamer http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/the-ossamer <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/the-ossamer"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item6/159372/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Trying a new format for the creatures, presenting them as if they were taking out of someone's handwritten wildlife journal. New creature, the Ossamer, basically Planet Dyrt's equivalency to a horse. Tue, 15 Nov 2011 11:45:06 -0500 Snail Shack http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/snail-shack <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/snail-shack"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item5/148807/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Final version. I was aiming for a story book feel, fell a little short but it was a very adventurous project. Never drew any type of background before. 18"x24" Colored Pencil on Bristol. Thu, 20 Oct 2011 20:31:45 -0400 Cartes de Noir http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/cartes-de-noir <a href="http://shadowness.com/Dyrt/cartes-de-noir"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item5/132268/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />"I wanna see it painted black, painted black Black as night, black as coal I wanna see the sun, blotted out from the sky I wanna see it painted, painted, painted, painted black" My finished entree for the Cardist/Shadowness competition, Cartes de Noir (Cards of Black). Sun, 11 Sep 2011 01:28:15 -0400