An initial poster for my thesis project: Turning J. R. R. Tolkien's 'The Silmarillion' into a graphic novel. This is now an older illustration, but my interest in the project still stands and you can see the first twenty pages of my efforts here in my Silmarillion gallery: [link]
Done completely in Photoshop CS4, spring 2010
The Silmarillion and its characters belong to the Tolkien estate
for showing me how to turn tricks in Photoshop. He is pretty awesome at hustling digital art, so go check him out!