Illustration: Birthday Poster

Recently I had the chance to do an illustration for a good friend’s birthday, so I made this retro-style movie poster that featured him as the hero. Started as pencil then scanned and coloured digitally.

Sketches: Sir Ian McKellen

So I picked up the recent copy of Total Film (available from all media merchants of good repute) and I saw an amazing photograph of Sir Ian McKellen. He has such an interesting face – I couldn’t help but sketch it out in my own way. Spending some time with the simple joys of pencils…