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Usagi Yojimbo Book 32 Endpaper process

PostPosted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:48 +0000
by Steve Hubbell
Stan Sakai (on Facebook) wrote:I finished the endpaper art for the Usagi Yojimbo Book 32: Mouse Trap hardcover, scheduled for June.


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Rough layout using .3 mm 2H mechanical pencil. I am just dealing with shapes and positioning at this stage with a rough idea of the background.


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Finished pencils on the characters using .5 mm B-lead mechanical pencil.


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Figures inked with Koh-i-Noor Art Pen and Platinum Carbon black ink.


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Perspectives for the background penciled using .5 mm B mechanical pencil, a meter stick and triangle.


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Background inked.


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Erased, then blacks spotted with Pentel Brush Pen filled with Platinum Carbon ink.

All that needs to be done now is the addition of the details and textures.


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The finished art on 11x17 inch 2-ply, 500 series, cold press Strathmore Bristol.


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These are the tools I used:
.3 mm 2H mechanical pencil
.5 mm B mechanical pencil
Sumo Grip eraser
Platinum Carbon Black ink
Pentel Brush Pen
Koh-i-Noor Art Pen
Triangle
Meter stick

Re: Usagi Yojimbo Book 32 Endpaper process

PostPosted: Wed Mar 28, 2018 13:19 +0000
by richarddragon
Must be around the same time Saga 8 will drop, isn't it?