Monday, March 12, 2012

Tim, W9: Ralph McQuarrie Tribute Concept Vader!

awesome finished update post:


Hey Look! I got my act together and actually finished this tribute piece! It has been a really long time since I drew Darth Vader, I used to draw him a lot when I was a kid, he is probably my favorite film villain. In all of those many adolescent drawings I always tried to draw him on model from the movie, with this drawing I wanted to give him more of his pre-film Ralph McQuarrie concept look (there are many), I went with the longer mouth that almost resembles a wolf snout, and a wider samurai influenced helmet. 

For all of you sadists out there (you know who you are) I posted a few process images of this piece on my personal sketch blog: timswitalski.blogspot.com 

and a larger version of this image can be found here: timswit.deviantart.com




original lazy unfinished post:


Well... in the never ending battle of Tim vs. Art, Art has won...for now mu-hu-hahahah (evil laugh). This one just got the better of me, and I'm tired and I'm gonna go to bed. This image is just a place holder until I'm finished and post the final in all of its Sith-y goodness (yes, I know "Sith-y goodness" is quite a contradiction (remember I'm tired))!

7 comments:

  1. I'm with ya dude.....mine won't be till later tonight. And by the way....This is one helluva place holder.

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  2. thanks guys, I love drawing Darth

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  3. At this point, Tim is just showing off. Breathtaking work. Probably my favorite from you. The atmosphere and lighting and incredible.

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  4. The final is just gorgeous work, Tim. I've considered myself very fortunate to be involved with this bunch. And even more so now.....

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