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Boon of Tzeentch

Finally I am able to release my first piece for Fantasy Flight Games.  It's called Boon of Tzeentch and it was done for the newly released Warhammer: Invasion deck called Fragments of Power.  I don't always push myself to do demonic, dark work all the time so it was fun to get to do a piece like this.

So it started with the drawing: I like to keep my drawings more linear, I've found in the painting stage that makes the image more clear to me, especially if there is a lot of detail, like this one, of which I need to keep track.
©Fantasy Flight Games

Once the art director accepted the drawing I moved onto the painting stage.  It started out where just the eyes were glowing from the power of Tzeentch (and since the character, a chaos sorcerer, had an eye in his hand I thought that would be a nice touch for his hand to glow).  But once the art director saw how that looked she wanted the light streaming from the tattoos overcoming his body.

©Fantasy Flight Games

After a couple "Push this further"'s from the AD we got to this stage, which is the final image.  I think it looks pretty awesome; he's in some extreme agony!

©Fantasy Flight Games

This is the final card image.  I really liked doing this project, especially because it got me back into really enjoying high fantasy imagery.  Now I'm just looking forward to seeing the rest of my work for FFG come to life (I've done a couple projects for them now).


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