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by Eckleberg
Tue Oct 27, 2009 5:45 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: John Barleycorn Must Die
Replies: 2
Views: 1971

Re: John Barleycorn Must Die

Thanks, glad you liked it! I took inspiration from some woodcuts about the effects of alcohol from the middle ages, they depicted men with different animal heads depending on their behaviour when drunk. The idea was to approach British folklore with the visual sensibilities of Sergio Leone, John Hil...
by Eckleberg
Wed Oct 21, 2009 4:59 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: John Barleycorn Must Die
Replies: 2
Views: 1971

John Barleycorn Must Die

Hi guys, here is my newest work, a version of the John barleycorn folk song/story in four pages. Can be found on my blog (link in my sig) or just click the link below to be taken straight to the image. Criticism welcome! http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_g4XGGysLiE8/St3QpAqVLoI/AAAAAAAAA3A/4EnTyLUbjvQ/s1600...
by Eckleberg
Sun Jul 26, 2009 3:44 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: Remains
Replies: 2
Views: 1980

Re: Remains

Thanks very much! I love to do book covers, its really satisfying to react to a great story and find ways of visualising the themes.
by Eckleberg
Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:18 am
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: New Illustrator, Help Needed
Replies: 6
Views: 3833

Re: New Illustrator, Help Needed

Thankyou. I would like to develop my work further, is ther any critcism you can give me?
by Eckleberg
Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:29 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: Peabody & D'Gorath
Replies: 15
Views: 6526

Re: Peabody & D'Gorath

This is a really effective piece, the stylisation of the main characters in relation to the humans works really well to give them a certain air of strangeness. It is almost a very civilised, Victorian curiosity version of Hellboy or BPRD. Tintin is also a great reference for the balance of sense and...
by Eckleberg
Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:17 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: Remains
Replies: 2
Views: 1980

Remains

Hi,
I've just joined the forums and I wanted to put up the intro for the graphic novel I'm working on at the moment to get some critique and advice, its arranged as three double spreads. Enjoy!

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by Eckleberg
Mon Jul 20, 2009 6:01 am
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Psychonauts
Replies: 7
Views: 11321

Re: Psychonauts

One of the best aspects of Psychonauts is seeing Scott C's sketches floating around each level, as figments. Plus The Milkman Conspiracy has to rate among the best level designs in a game, the art direction is Genius. I don't think Double Fine is a sequel kind of studio anyway, so you'll have to wai...
by Eckleberg
Mon Jul 20, 2009 5:54 am
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: New Illustrator, Help Needed
Replies: 6
Views: 3833

New Illustrator, Help Needed

Hello! I have been looking around for a place to help me improve my work and I came across this lovely place. I have just finished my degree (in Puppetry!) and am working as an Art Director for a journal, but am desperate to get into illustration as well. I was hoping that I could get some construct...