Saturday, February 2, 2013

There and Back again, Pages 162 to 166

A little Hobbit for your weekend...

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

Page 162

Page 162: "Already the spiders were beginning to weave their webs all round them again from tree to tree."

Ink on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 163
Page 163: "He suddenly slipped on his ring, and to the great astonishment of the dwarves he vanished."

Ink and acrylic gouache 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 164
Page 164: "The spiders swelled with rage, and spluttered and frothed, and hissed out horrible curses..."

Ink on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 165
Page 165: "Some of them even got up and bowed right to the ground before him, though they fell over with the effort, and could not get on their legs again for some time."

Ink and acrylic gouache on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Page 166
Page 166: "The next time it had been Thorin who stepped forward, and as the lights went out he fell like a stone enchanted."

Ink on 6 x 8 inch paper.

Have a great weekend!