Shadowness - WickedIllusion http://shadowness.com https://www.facebook.com/WickedIllusion Self-taught traditional and digital artist. Speciality: highly detailed and realistic drawings of animals, mi... en A Touch of the Past http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/a-touch-of-the-past <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/a-touch-of-the-past"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/424182/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Both a little technical drawing & still life study of a quill pen, or more correctly, metal-nibbed pen with feather that only serves for decorative purposes. Graphite on smooth A4 paper and style ranging from photorealism to realism to ugly shading. XD ___________________________ Tools: A4 Lana extra smooth Bristol board 2H, 2B, 5B regular pencils 2B, HB 0.5 mechanical pencils kneaded, pencil and stick eraser ref: free stock photo by mconnors@morgueFile Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:20:42 -0400 Afternoon Melancholy http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/afternoon-melancholy <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/afternoon-melancholy"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/405920/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />ACEO (Art Cards, Editions and Originals) - 2.5 x 3.5“ / 63 x 89 mm. Graphite on paper. He was aunt's dog, Bronko. Ref my own. Sat, 25 Jan 2014 22:56:39 -0500 Figure Series I http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/figure-series-i <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/figure-series-i"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/394891/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />First one of a new series of figure drawings. Various brands of white, gray and black colored pencils on black paper. Many thanks to Ekaterina Zakharova (http://zakharova.deviantart.com/) for the ref photo. Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:07:12 -0500 Defeat http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/defeat <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/defeat"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/391181/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Benedict Cumberbatch as Christopher Tietjens from BBC/HBO/VRT's miniseries Parade’s End. Graphite on A5 paper. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 13:56:35 -0500 Fading http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/fading <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/fading"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/365469/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Hugh Dancy as Will Graham from NBC's new great TV show Hannibal. Graphite on A5 paper. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 17:07:53 -0400 Charred Coals http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/charred-coals <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/charred-coals"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/337809/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Rory McCann as Sandor Clegane/the Hound from „A Song of Ice and Fire“ series of books by G.R.R.Martin and „Game of Thrones“, a TV show based on the books. ACEO (Art Cards, Editions and Originals) - 2.5 x 3.5“ / 63 x 89 mm. ___________________________________________ Sandor Clegane © George R. R. Martin Image ref © Home Box Office, inc. Artwork © I.P. ~ me Tue, 14 May 2013 08:12:25 -0400 Weight of the World http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/weight-of-the-world <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/weight-of-the-world"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/321808/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Jensen Ackles as Dean Winchester from TV show Supernatural Prismacolor & Faber Castell black and white colored pencils, Cretacolor & Conte white and gray aquarelle pencils on black paper. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 23:40:31 -0400 Sammy http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/sammy <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/sammy"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/316247/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Jared Padalecki as Sam Winchester from the TV show Supernatural Teary-eyed "baby" Sam from the very first episode of Supernatural. ^^ Second attempt and practice piece on black paper. _________________________________________ -A4 Canson Mi-Teintes black paper -Prismacolor and Faber Castell black and white colored pencils -Cretacolor and Conte white and gray aquarelle pencils -toilet paper for blending the background -white gel pen -stick eraser -ref picture Mon, 04 Mar 2013 17:06:33 -0500 Alone Protects Me http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/alone-protects-me-2 <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/alone-protects-me-2"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/306176/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes from BBC's TV show Sherlock This is just a simple test/experiment drawing. First time trying out this type of drawing, as well as using this paper and all this different white and gray pencils. Starting to learn and gain some experience and skills to do much better and more complex and detailed stuff. Tools used: - A4 Canson mi-teintes black paper (wish it was smoother) - Prismacolor, Faber Castell, Cretacolor white colored pencils - Conte white and gray aquarelle pencils - stick eraser - ref picture Fri, 01 Feb 2013 03:44:48 -0500 Wolf in the Lion's Den http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/wolf-in-the-lion--s-den <a href="http://shadowness.com/WickedIllusion/wolf-in-the-lion--s-den"><img src="http://shadowness.com/file/item9/264499/image_t6.jpg" /></a><br />Lovely Sophie Turner as Sansa Stark from „A Song of Ice and Fire“ series of books by G.R.R.Martin and „Game of Thrones“, a TV show based on the books. ACEO - 2.5 x 3.5“ / 63 x 89 mm, graphite on Bristol vellum ___________________________________________ Sansa Stark © George R. R. Martin Image ref © Home Box Office, inc. Artwork © I.P. ~ me Sat, 29 Sep 2012 20:22:55 -0400