Monday, August 13, 2012

There and Back again, Pages 101 to 106

Greetings!  It is about time I shared some more Hobbit illustrations.  Only sixty or so behind in posting (and yes, I'm past the halfway mark, yippee!).  I'm taking a little break from making them so perhaps I'll catch up here?

From: There and Back again, An Illustration Project of The Hobbit

Page 101
Page 101: "The Wargs were angry and puzzled at finding them here in their meeting place."

(Wargs are the wolfs.)

Ink, acrylic gouache, and colored pencil on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 102
Page 102: "Then another came down and another one in blue flames, one in red, another in green.  They burst on the ground in the middle of the circle and went off in colored sparks and smoke."

Ink on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 103
Page 103: "The lord of the eagles of the Misty Mountains had eyes that could look at the sun unblinking."

Ink and colored pencil on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 104
Page 104: " he summoned many other eagles to him and they flew away from the mountains, and slowly circling ever round and round they came down, down, down..."

Ink and colored pencil on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 105
Page 105:    "Burn, burn tree and fern!
                     Shrivel and scorch!  A fizzling torch
                     To light the night for our delight,
                                 Ya hey!"

Acrylic gouache and ink on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 106
Page 106: "Then Gandalf clinbed to the top of his tree.  The sudden splendor flashed from his wand like lightening..."

Ink and acrylic gouache on 6 x 8 inch paper.


Carole said...

Yay, a catch up for us! Each one fabulous.

annamaria said...

Enchanting work Elizabeth;)

Elizabeth said...

Thanks Carole! Thanks annamaria!