The Whispering Wind

I finally finished The Whispering Wind. Many, many hours of tiny brushstrokes went into this piece, which is my favorite of 2013, so far. The title is from Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven: Your head is humming and it won't go, in case you don't know, The piper's calling you to join him, Dear lady,... Continue Reading →

The Whispering Wind – Progress

Here are a couple of details from The Whispering Wind. I'm focused on the characters for the moment. The background will be rendered in lighter values to make the figures stand out a bit. Sometimes I like to bury everything in a dense mass but this piece calls out for a different treatment. - Richard.

The Whispering Wind

Here is a look at the work I've managed to do on The Whispering Wind. I am using a very small brush on this drawing - literally one brush - so progress is slow but steady.That's fine, there is no deadline on this piece other than the one I set for myself. My productivity in... Continue Reading →

The Whispering Wind

I had an artistically productive day yesterday. I got in an hour and a half on novel edits sitting in Williams coffee shop. Later I prepped two silverpoint miniatures. One for a series called the Iconoclasts and another for The Secret Society series. I'll show these little guys once they have been finished. In the... Continue Reading →

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