Location drawing in Boston

Posted in Uncategorized on March 1, 2015 by richardwschmidt

For the Meetup group Urban Sketchers Boston, last week was the Boston Public Library, today was the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. I’m a bit rusty. Gonna take a little while to get my chops backIsabella Location sketch 2:22:15

Posted in Uncategorized on February 13, 2015 by richardwschmidt

Keith's eagle

This is a sketch I did for my brother as a greeting card. He recently wanted to get another tattoo and the image required a bit of tweaking, so it became this: Keith'sEagledesign

And is now in the hands of a very capable tattooist as this: FullSizeRender

 

As long as the guy who is getting inked is happy, that’s all that matters.

Revisiting the Future

Posted in Uncategorized on March 12, 2014 by richardwschmidt

Dragged out several pages of an Oak-town production, adapting Howard’s “Worms of the Earth”.
Full value with pencils, different size pages, unlettered. Without Howard’s prose, it seems visually redundant, so will benefit from the addition of lettering.

Mak Morn Page 1Mak Morn Page 2Mak Morn Page 3Mak Morn Page 4Mak Morn Page 5

No Steam ROMA script move

Posted in Uncategorized on March 5, 2014 by richardwschmidt

About one year since the idea of Steam Roma was floated to me by the creator of the idea, and the script has not been developed into anything workable. So that may change and the project might go forward, but ….

My most popular image – Flower Power

Posted in Uncategorized on November 3, 2013 by richardwschmidt
Oil on panel, 8 x 10

Oil on panel, 8 x 10

Art Work as of 22 May 13

Posted in Uncategorized on May 22, 2013 by richardwschmidt

I started a freelance project. The writer of a script wants to produce a graphic novel for publication. So, I’ve been researching ancient Greece and Rome. The project is entitled “Steam Roma”, and it is a “steampunk” genre story. Here is some of the art.

This is my design for a Steamtrooper.

This is my design for a Steamtrooper.

This is a sketchbook page with a design for General (Legate) Marcellus.

This is a sketchbook page with a design for General (Legate) Marcellus.

Part of a 2-page splash depicting the encampment at Venusia.

Part of a 2-page splash depicting the encampment at Venusia.