These are some of the inbetween
stages for Mermaid and the Sailor.
|| As Mermaid and the Sailor
was drawn while I was at an airport, I didn't have the opportunity to scan
the rough sketch or any stages leading up to this. The image to the
left is what I had finished by the time I returned home. Then it
sat around for a few months.
|| What a difference some shading
makes . . .
When I returned to the piece
and began working on it, I ended up redoing the shading on her upstretched
arm, redoing the anatomy of his arm and shoulder, and then finishing the
At this stage, I thought
I was done, but I gathered some comments from friends and ended up refining
a few things.
|| The differences between
this image and the one above it are very subtle. Most obvious, I
changed some of the shading on his face and his right pant leg. I
just cleaned up the image in general.
The finished image is here.
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