DC Comics Mural Day 20

DC Comics Mural Day 20

  Well, you know what He says, “Better the end of a thing, than the beginning.”  TWENTY days…not bad for a rusty painter like my self.  It generally takes about 15 hours per mural.  So I think I deserve a pat on the back.  As I said before, the outlining process is faster than the […]

DC Comics Mural Day 19

DC Comics Mural Day 19

  Well, we are definitely in the home stretch!  What a journey it has been!  Today I started Phase 3 which is the Inking/Outlining phase.  Y0u can really see all of the magic once it’s inked. This actually took me 5 hours which I didn’t expect.  There were more details than I remembered LoL, and […]

DC Comics Mural Day 18

DC Comics Mural Day 18

  PHASE 3 COMPLETE!!!  WOOOOO!  I feel great!  LoL  I was so terrified, because I hadn’t painted in so long, but now my Faith has been restored!  All 3 operations were a success and mother and child are doing great!  LoL  I finished Green Lantern in one, 10 hour, sitting.  He actually threw me a […]

DC Comics Mural Day 17

DC Comics Mural Day 17

  Phase 2 mural 2 complete!  We made an executive decision and decided not to add a background.  Felt it would look too much like a portrait hanging on the wall.  The main reason we decided to add a background in the first place was because the cape was cropped off.  So, we decided to […]

DC Comics Mural Day 16

DC Comics Mural Day 16

  Well the operation was a success!  But alas…the patient died 🙁  I was able to finish the energy, but it took WAAAAY longer than I estimated.  So many little twists and turns led to hours of focused detail, but hey, that’s why they pay me the big bucks!  LoL  Here’s the kicker, when I […]

DC Comics Mural Day 15

DC Comics Mural Day 15

  Today my goal was to get the base layers (White/Yellow) of the energy in place.  I accomplished that goal so I’m am quite happy with the results.  The White/Yellow base should really mayke the energy pop!  Tomorrow I’m going to add the final layer of Red/Orange as well as the major black areas and […]

DC Comics Mural Day 14

DC Comics Mural Day 14

  It’s all down hill from here!  The last two murals aren’t quite as detailed as the one in the front room.  They both only require about 5 colors and since they’re larger I can be a bit more loose.  The down side is that larger means more real estate and more real estate means […]