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Maven is a bit Grace Jones inspired. I did watch #conan a lot when I was a kid. #gracejones #flock #graphicnovel #comics #characterdesign #blackandwhite

Maven is a bit Grace Jones inspired. I did watch #conan a lot when I was a kid. #gracejones #flock #graphicnovel #comics #characterdesign #blackandwhite

Prelim sketch of “Maven” from Flock. More to come. #flock #graphicnovel #blackandwhite #characterdesign

Prelim sketch of “Maven” from Flock. More to come. #flock #graphicnovel #blackandwhite #characterdesign

My lead character’s father is a retired United States Marine. It’s only appropriate to have his Marine Corp portrait on the wall. #characterdesign #flock #graphicnovel #blackandwhite

My lead character’s father is a retired United States Marine. It’s only appropriate to have his Marine Corp portrait on the wall. #characterdesign #flock #graphicnovel #blackandwhite

Close to final. I consider this a 50% sketch. I’m using this in ahead a background photo detail— so there’s no need to really flesh it out beyond 50%. #comics #flock #graphicnovel #characterdesign #blackandwhite

Close to final. I consider this a 50% sketch. I’m using this in ahead a background photo detail— so there’s no need to really flesh it out beyond 50%. #comics #flock #graphicnovel #characterdesign #blackandwhite

This is my typical first step in character design. #characterdesign #comics #flock

This is my typical first step in character design. #characterdesign #comics #flock

Follow for Follow

Putting Finishing touches on my first sample for my upcoming comic FLOCK. I don’t have a publisher lined up just yet, though I’m confident the story will be well received. I posted some sample pages and the first draft of the cover. 

Enjoy.

Dus

I was contacted by the marketing dept from Red Brick Brewery to create an original label mascot for thier Brother Leo brew.

Checkout the process images detailing how I go from loose sketch to final. 

Enjoy,

Dus

Honored to have @redbrickbrewing commission a label character for their newly released #BrotherLeo brew! Right now I’m signing posters and enjoying the hops! (at Red Brick Brewing)

Honored to have @redbrickbrewing commission a label character for their newly released #BrotherLeo brew! Right now I’m signing posters and enjoying the hops! (at Red Brick Brewing)

Grandma said “pull yo pants up an look like you got some self-respect” #hypocrisy

Grandma said “pull yo pants up an look like you got some self-respect” #hypocrisy

So an angel and a demon got together…

So an angel and a demon got together…

Sometimes creating a single piece of work creates interesting “sub-works” that can stand on their own as finished pieces.

Sometimes creating a single piece of work creates interesting “sub-works” that can stand on their own as finished pieces.

This is about 65% close to final.

This is about 65% close to final.

Tone work #Flock

Tone work #Flock

First lines. #flock

First lines. #flock