I love that I just came across this! GREAT work! We just bought this book about a month back! (And the thing that initially drew me to it was the art. I almost didn't even care what was *inside* the book because the art really, really struck me.
She looks like my type of female character - tough but still feminine. And fully dressed And that it's traditional piece makes it even more awesome. There's just never enough good traditional works. On the other hand I can wish and hope I will someday achieve at last a bit close to Your skills in digital media but for traditional I can't even dream... Great work.
Oh ouch! There are so many ways that chain maille would hurt. Goodbye to all the skin on your upper-arms and shoulders! Hello to pain all down your right side from having to carry the weight of the chain too.
Awesome work! I like the detailed work on the girl, scraces and especially the rim light I thing: The dragons teeth... I'd prefer a color distinction to the rest of his mouth... but I guess that's meticulously