I thought I was overdoing it in my head, but when I started looking up reference photos of broken noses, I found that I wasn’t that far off the mark. And don’t worry, it’s just this strip that’s doing flashbacks, not the whole chapter. At least this lets me redeem myself after how I drew… Continue reading Clip Episode
Man, that looks even more painful from the front.
I tried to get a bit more creative with my second arcology, instead of the cubical skyscraper that is Østhøjden. The shape of the balloon holding it up is from actual cloud city concepts, although I can’t find an explanation for why it’s better than a sphere. It looks cool, though.
I hadn’t realized just what the height difference between these two was until I drew them together (even though Vicki and Tanja are the same height…). I’m kind of dreading all the interactions I have between upcoming characters Kyaye (150cm/4’11”) and Domro (210cm/7″).
In the initial scene list, I had Vicki go along with. Then I realized that I can’t really set her up as having a safer, more stable life and have willing and able to go on this mission with no advanced warning. Speaking of first drafts, Vicki and Bryn actually made it to the first… Continue reading Space Nomads
I shamelessly stole my sister’s house’s layout for Vicki’s apartment.
That took almost the whole week to draw. Hopefully by the end of the chapter I’ll be faster at this whole “dual shading” thing.