Another contest I was invited to participate in-- by Attache who has also commisioned me!
This is Life and Death-- again. For a while now I had wanted to redo the couple and had worked out a few comps but when I saw the references for Vannessa Lake I knew she'd be the perfect model for this.
I got a lot of inspiration from Frank Franzetta,
Here is the reference photo of Ms. Lake that I used.[link]
Contest link is here[link]
I may need to lighten it up-- colors tend to show up way brighter on my work computer. This is all digital-- with traditional sketch of course-- made to look paintly. I was really going for looseness like in Franzetta's work and I took a lot of inspiration from his choice of colors too