|Oaxacan Barn Owl Dragon|
11x14 colored pencil on vellum bristol
|I scanned the lineart by itself for posterity!|
WHEW. I did it. I busted this happy gal out over the course of 8 days: August 29th through September 5th. In terms of the span of days, she's the fastest Oaxacan Animal I've completed to date. But the sheer time I devoted to her outranks that of any Oaxacan Animal prior: 32 hours!
As with any Oaxacan Animal, the Barn Owl Dragon began as a series of rough sketches and concepts. I'm terribly fond of taking gratuitous desk shots nowadays, so:
|Stopping point for the 30th: face and horns outlined!|