The Experiment Has Begun

Twelve student prodigies...
One national science fair...
No chance of survival...

Friday, November 18, 2016

Art style evolution

As my art improved, I decided to just embrace that, rather than worry about trying to stay consistent with a crappy art style I began with roughly 10 years ago. Consequently, the pages have been getting a lot more detailed.

Here is a sample from page 112. (I have inked it, but have yet to apply the inkwash.)

Friday, November 4, 2016

Cover idea

The other day I was discussing with a friend of mine, the idea of doing a "80s movie poster"-style cover illustration. He sketched out a quick thumbnail of a possible layout:

So I threw together a little photo collage based on this composition:

tweaked the composition a bit more and added some filters to "Struzanify" it:

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Make it stranger

I don't have Netflix yet, but I am really eager to watch Stranger Things. It sounds like it fits right in with the tone and influences of The Scientists.

Along with movies like The Goonies, Monster Squad, Cube, The Maze Runner, 10 Cloverfield Lane