Friday, July 15, 2011

Rosie Revisiter

This was for Mike Malak's book contest on WWII pinups.

Still working through the iterations, as always...

The rough idea:

The first full sketch:
 Starting to put in the flats and a few details:
A closeup:

Full figure flats and rendering:
 Almost done now, working on layout.

Although I resisted at first, i ultimately decided to go with more "normal" proportions.  See if you can spot what changed (other than color of the background):

2011-07-15: One more minor revision with a slightly larger screen size. 

2012-02-26: Here's the final version that'll go to the publisher.  A closeup of her face, slightly adjusted.