Posts Tagged With: inkscape

Inkscape Spider-man

inkscape spidey

inkscape spidey

I’m trying to push my posing a little bit, so who better to start with then ‘ol crazy legs Spider-man.  I built most of this in Inkscape trying to minimize the number of shape defining lines.  I might find time to shade it someday.

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Iron Giant

iron giant

iron giant

The signature edition of Iron Giant came out on BluRay a few days ago, filled with tons of great special features and commentary.  The film has also been remastered with some new/enhanced scenes added.  I’m also excited about the art book that’s coming out on the 20th.  I had to doodle the big lug.

giant parts animation

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Skull-bot

Skull-bot

Skull-bot

I scribbled this little guy out in a meeting, inspired by the Helldivers skull logo.  I also tried to keep the lines really light and took a picture before shading it.  Below are three different attempts to clean up the inks.  Left: in The GIMP using color levels to strip out everything but the black (learned from here).  Center: taking the levels one into Inkscape and tracing the bitmap with the brightness cutoff threshold at 0.55.  Right: again starting with the levels one, and having The GIMP define a path around the lines, then stroking them with a 1pt solid line, and filling.

skull-bot compare

skull-bot compare

I like the Inkscape trace the best.  I’ll probably color this guy sometime…

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Woodcut Heart

woodcut heart

woodcut heart

I was farting around drawing some random tattoo ideas a few days ago and wandered off for sometime drawing this.  It reminded me a lot of a wooden block print kind of style.  Have a great memorial day weekend!

 

I scribbled a base out in MyPaint then designed the whole thing in Inkscape.

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Strong Jar

strong jar

strong jar

This is a little guy I drew out for something.  Thought I’d post it.

strong jar parts

strong jar parts

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Toothless Door Decal

toothless doodle

toothless doodle

This a an idea I’m working on for a friend of my wife’s.  Her little daughter is a big fan of How to Train Your Dragon and quite the firecracker.  She wanted a decal to go on her bedroom door.

Here’s what I eventually rendered in mypaint and inkscape.  Will be cutting out in vinyl.

toothless vector

toothless vector

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Stained Glass Cross Finished

Stained Glass Cross

Stained Glass Cross

This is how the final cross came out, now to see what it looks like on the screen at church.

I took my original doodle from the sketchbook into Inkscape and created a vector to color all the individual panes.  Then I took a few of those layers over to The GIMP for final compositing, lighting, and texture.

stained glass work

stained glass work

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Ed Roth Roadster

ed roth roadster

ed roth roadster

Someone asked me to draw an Ed Roth Roadster with a turbo, so this is what I came up with.  I tried to stay very close to his classic style and car type.

I started with a loose sketch, then made a some shape guides in inkscape before inking.

ed roth roadster animation

ed roth roadster animation

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Starlord Helmet

starlord helmet

starlord helmet

I haven’t done a vector helmet in a while and I thought Starlord’s mug was worth doodling.  Created in Inkscape with final texturing in the Gimp.

starlord parts

starlord parts

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