Friday, September 5, 2008

Pen & Ink Process




Thought I would post the process behind a recent pen & ink ATC illustration. Three step process starting with pencil outline with ink, finish ink detail and then final artwork with luma dye wash. Have a good weekend! :)

15 comments:

Diana Evans said...

oh wow Lisa....love it...seeing the process behind it is always a bonus....looks amazing!!!

have a wonderful weekend...

hugs
Diana

Lisa M Griffin said...

thanks diana... hope you have a great weekend too!

Vanessa Brantley Newton said...

LISA, LISA, LISA!!!!! How wonderful is this. I'm really into cats. I love that you showed the process! This is EXCELLENT!! Thank you for your encouraging words and sweet words. You are such an inspiration to me. I'm so glad that I got the chance to meet you! You are so very talented. Thanks so much Lisa for your support.

Melissa and Emmitt said...

oooooo!
soooo cooooool!
thanks for sharing your process lisa! wow!
melissa

Lisa M Griffin said...

Vanessa you are too kind... and you know I feel the same way about you! Have a great weekend. =)

Hi Melissa, glad that you enjoyed seeing the process behind this piece too.

marianne said...

wow, this is just wonderful.
I love big cats. You have captured a real cat soul here.
Love to see the process of creating this beauty!
love >M<

Lisa M Griffin said...

thanks marianne... animals are such a love of mine and I do feel that you can convey a sense of soul/emotion through their eyes.

Fannie said...

Thanks for sharing your process, Lisa. It's wonderful!

Chrissy Fanslau said...

Very nice work, Lisa, I love the texture. Must've taken forever to get so much detail, and you did a perfect job!
Have a great week! :O)

ValGalArt said...

Really beautiful Lisa! I love all 3 :)

Eric Barclay said...

This is so wonderful! Beautiful lines and colors-- and such amazing details.

Lisa M Griffin said...

thanks so much everyone. i did get really lost in the linework of this piece, well and the eyes too!

Candace Trew Camling said...

I think the watercolor is so beautiful over the ink, great job

♥ Tiny Red said...

really lovely!

enigma said...

great job lisa!!