Here’s a process gif for my new cover Assassination of Ambrose Bierce. I wanted to show how I build up the layers from the drawing to final painting. I’m still experimenting with using pastel and charcoal “washes”. Check out the final illustration here.
Wanted poster, Arrest for robbing the United States mails and the D. and R.G. Express Co. for George Boyd, Pinkerton’s National Detective Agency, 1892. Fred Rosenstock Collection of Western Americana, Autry National Center