Sunday, September 26, 2010

Gollum and the Elven rope

"'It hurts us, it hurts us," hissed Gollum. 'It freezes, it bites!" J.R.R.Tolkein, pg 603, The Two Towers

Watercolors. Original size is 6.5"x10.5"

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Shelob's Lair

"'The star-glass?' muttered Frodo, as one answering out of sleep, hardly comprehending. 'Why yes! Why had I forgotten it?...'" J.R.R.Tolkein, pg 704, The Two Towers

Watercolors. Original size is 6.5"x 10.5"

Wednesday, September 22, 2010


I had been meaning to post these ever since I got back from California. These are the winning illustrations that I created for the L. Ron Hubbard presents The Illustrators of the Future Contest. Photos from the actual 2010 awards ceremony can be seen on the Writers of the Future youtube page:

Each original illustration's size is 5.5"x8"