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With everyone's support, we're turning Fernando's artwork into a perfect bound, professional book(let). As a thank you, we will print every pusher's name and URL inside printed and digital book. It's free and easy to support your fellow artists and have your book made as well. Simply log inside, click push it, then start pushing your own, remember to share this page.
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4187 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
Olaf, The Hero. Caricature of the great Norwegian hero Olaf Tryggvason. Painted in Photoshop CS3 using several groups of layers and standard brushes. I did work first on the face with a very big eyes, creating a caricature style between the realism and ca
4152 2inPaintings: Mixed Media
Asian Hairstyle. To paint this imaginary portrait I used standard brushes in Photoshop CS3. The brightness of the hair is painted on a separate layer of the black mass and to enhance reflexes I´ve duplicated the layer a few times and play with its opacity
4611 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
The Breath. Unpublished ilustration made only for fun, as study of light and texture. To draw the figure was easy, but the model has a very complicated game of light and shadow, and I did work with a lot of layers of color on the skin and hair. The image
2675 0inPaintings: Mixed Media
Legend. Here´s is my funny vision of one of the gods of music, Bob Marley. This is a part of a trial for an english marketing company. For to paint the hair I used several layers an a combination with standard brushes and texture brushes (you know I hate
3082 0inPaintings: Mixed Media
The Perfect Agent. This picture is one of the most worked that I have made in this year. I wanted a very impactant model and I found the inspiration in one of my muses (with love, D). Then I tryed to obtain a leather texture for the suit taking as referen
2344 0inPaintings: Mixed Media
Paco Rock Star. Poster made for MacWorld Spain Magazine. This work was made to illustrate an article about some software for to learn music without previous studies, so anyone may be a music star and play a concert in their livingroom (with or without Bon
2371 2inPaintings: Mixed Media
Mental Cartography. Illustration made for MacWorld Spain Magazine, as part of an article about how to organize the work in some different areas. I wanted to do something too technologic and clean. For that I choose a young female model and changed her col
2435 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
Vamp lips. Well, I have not much to say about how I did this picture. I saw a very pretty girl and her mouth inspired me to put on it a pair of canine teeth. I used my habitual techniques in Photoshop, with standard brushes and several layers in the hair.
5112 5inPaintings: Mixed Media
Wonder Power. My particular vision of Wonder Woman. The body proportions are exaggerated deliberately to enhance the effect of the pose from a viewpoint located below the hips. The muscles of the back and arms have also been increased. I used different la
2850 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
Pin Up in the Sky. This piece was born only as one more pin up painting, but it were growing with time. Each element was made in different documents and at the end I did the final composition. The parrot was added as help to the flying effect of the model
5711 3inPaintings: Mixed Media
Demon. Painting made only for fun. The skin textures of an old black man as reference was a chalenge for me; I enjoy this kind of woks, with a lot of traces and touches of brush. All the picture has been painted with standard brushes (Did I tell you that
2132 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
BOUM!!! Picture done only as a relaxation exercise, without pressure or obligation. For this procedure I have used several sets of layers, for example, glasses, eyes, or the explosion reflected in the glass. It was telling a story in one image, where the
4440 2inPaintings: Mixed Media
Girl & Gong. Portrait of an athletic girl (with a little touch of caricature...), using as background the old shield designed years ago for my personal website. Painted in Photoshop CS3 with a lot of hours for the blonde hair.
2873 1inPaintings: Mixed Media
Malabestia in a good day. Character created from an image bank reference, modifying some aspects of the model, like the color of the eyes, and, of course, the size of the muscles. For the texture of the skin I used standard brushes and some soft touches o
1921 2inFantasy & Sci Fi
Sputnikhead. Illustration done as part of a personal project. The helmet has been developed with a considerable number of layers but with only eight colors that has been played in each of the pieces to obtain the metallic texture. The neck of the model ha
3130 4inFantasy & Sci Fi
Metamorphosis. Illustration painted exclusively with standard brushes, using several layers to the tones of the skin, gums and tongue. Broken veins on the cheek and the tear were also painted on separate layers to play with the opacity and intensity of to
Lobo. Portrait of a wolf painted in Photoshop CS5 and a Cintiq 24HD. Once done the sketch in a first layer, I only had use two more layers for the painting: one for the eyes and nose and another one for all the head. The palette of colors is very short to
BookPushers.com, Sketchoholic, and Mad Artist Publishing are giving Fernando a chance to turn Fernando's portfolio into an awesome published book for free. The book will be beautiful, a perfect bound specimen in full color stock bright matte (not photographic) paper and a shiny gloss cover. Just as all the Trade Edition Paperback books at MadArtistPublishing bookstore.
Before the book is made, you need to help PUSH TO SHELF and as a thank you Fernando will add your full name in the acknowledgement section of the printed book. Make sure you pre-order the book when you PUSH IT as we will have a limited number of copies available. You can also nominate which images should make it into the book, giving you that extra input.
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You also can have your own book made by us, add minimum of 15 images and get your friends to start pushing your portfolio. If you can get your friends to push your book, we will make and publis it for you. So Share away and let's spread great art around the world.