All art copyright (c) Mike Kloepfer
"The level of achievement that we have at anything is a reflection of how well we were able to focus on it."
-Steve Vai

Friday, November 7, 2008

Spirit Takes Flight

Continuing work on this piece.

I'm fond of this one. It has some real potential.
The other day I was exploring different possibilities for the egret. Possibly more than one? Who knows what will happen....

New daily sketches and studies

Check out the daily sketches:
Colorado: Daily Sketches!

W.I.P. - Up For Air

The initial inspiration came when I caught a glimpse of one of the dolphins going up for air, and the way the light was shining was just too good. The idea has been sitting in the back of my mind for a while.
The other day, I ran across the initial sketch, and to my delight, i can recall the whole scene vividly.
The initial Block-in:

Acrylic on canvas board, 11x14"

Digital Art!

A quick foray into digital illustration:

Listening to jazz at a local coffee shop on a Friday night. Very nice.
The model is LockStock: