Necromancer Book Cover Illustration
Posted 2 years ago and submitted by Simon Carr | Share link:

Here’s a recent book cover commission that I created, entitled The Necromancer. This was a fun cover to paint for a couple of reasons. First, I’ve never painted a Necromancer so in order to get the character right I kinda had to mash-up a few ideas to get the right look. And second, I forced myself to go with a colour scheme that I wouldn’t normally choose to just push the envelope a bit. I think the finished result has the energy of a great sketch coupled with a believable character design.

Simon Carr
Gelnica, Slovakia

I am a Freelance Illustrator and Senior Graphic Designer. I have 25 years of professional experience and my art is exclusively digital with a base in traditional mediums. I've w… Show more.

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