Category Archives: Monster Sketches

My alien inktober illustration

Here is my sixth illustration for Inktober 2019.  I made an illustration of an angry alien.

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Ghosts in the graveyard an Inktober illustration

Here is my fifth illustration for Inktober 2019.  I made an illustration of a few ghosts in the graveyard.

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It for Inktober 2019

Here is my fourth illustration for Inktober 2019. This is my illustration of Pennywise from Steven King’s novel It.  My design of the ancient cosmic evil creature which preys upon the children of Derry, Maine is based on the new movie adaptations. 

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The executioner

Here is my second illustration for Inktober 2019. This fellow is an executioner.  I plan on posting two illustrations a week for this years Inktober.

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My first illustration for Inktober 2019

Every October there is a drawing challenge to make one ink drawing a day the entire month (I plan on making two a week). An illustrator by the name of Jake Parker created InkTober in 2009 as a challenge to improve inking skills and develop positive drawing habits. Here is my first illustration for Inktober 2019. 

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Tusken Raider fan art

This is my fan illustration of a Tusken Raider from Star Wars.  Also referred to as Sand People they are indigenous to the planet Tatooine.  Moreover, Sand People always ride single file to hide their numbers!  In the Star Wars movies, Tusken Raiders are shown as being extremely xenophobic and territorial, often attacking the outskirts of small settlements.

Starting tomorrow, I am going to make a few drawings for Inktober.  Inktober is an art challenge that asks participants to create an ink drawing every day for the month of October.  I plan on making two drawings a week.  One a day is out of my reach.

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Alien Attack!

My illustration of a space explorer encountering some hostile alien life forms.

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Alien monster inspired by the film, This Island Earth

This is an alien creature inspired by the 1955 movie, This Island Earth.  I remember watching the movie one Saturday at my grandparent’s home in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.   The film is full of campy elements, but it deserves respect as one of the more ambitious science fiction adventures of its time.  Mystery Science Theater 3000 also used the film to great effect.

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Lobster-monster-man. He is on a mission to free all the captive lobsters of the world.

Another meeting created monster.  I think I took some of the design from a Japanese Godzilla monster or something from the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers.  I can’t remember exactly what image inspired this lobsterman monster.

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Frustration banana monster of rage!

I made this monster a while back during a particularly monotonous meeting.  I think my very real frustration came out in the odd design and rage of this creature.  He looks very livid about something.

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