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Say goodbye to Fawnya…

I have had a lot of fun playing with my new alien. I feel like I brought a new life into the universe. She started as just a small character role in my novel and a very rough pencil sketch. … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 10…

We had some fun creating an alien from thin air. Now I have just been playing around with her coloring. As a side note, when the aliens do arrive, it is going to drive the racists insane. Which color of … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 9…

We created an alien, taking her from a rough pencil sketch which we scanned and played with in Photoshop, and turning her into a living, breathing creature. So now I am just going to have some fun with colors. Here … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 8…

Well, our step by step alien creation came out rather nicely. She looked good in grayscale, and she was very cheerful in purple. But what about a little bit more color? What if we try green with some yellow highlights? I … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 7…

Yay. We done made us an alien! Here is our more or less finished character, Fawnya… If you followed along step by step, you should have been able to do this all on your own… as long as you wrote … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 5…

Oh yeah, we are makin’ an alien. Here is where I let off… I love the way a little bit of shading makes something start to pop and lift out into the real world. Fawnya is just a bit player in the … Continue reading

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Fawnya… Part 2…

So we are still in the process of changing a rough pencil sketch of an alien into an actual work of art. Here are the last changes I made in the previous post… And here it is after just a little … Continue reading

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Fawnya… part 1…

I have a crazy idea… hey… stop laughing… So I thought it might be fun to do a series of posts showing how I can take a simple sketch of an alien and turn it, step by step, into a … Continue reading

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