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Monday, November 24, 2008

Bilbo and the Trolls: Final Digital Treatment

justin gerard illustration the hobbit bilbo and the three trolls

"You're a fat fool, William," said Burt, "as I've said afor this evening.
"And you're a lout!" said William.
"And I won't take that from you, Bill Huggins!" and Burt put his fist in William's eye.



Next up: The Great Goblin!

13 comments:

  1. My favorite touch is how the glow of fire provides the only warm tones in the piece. Kudos! Nicely done.

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  2. Absolutely awesome - loving seeing these pieces as they progress and then the final knockout finished masterpieces!!!

    Can't wait for the next one!

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  3. I looked at this illustration earlier this morning but didn't have the chance to comment till now. I think that the trolls design is awesome, they look like a mix of some kind of primate and reptile, and as Loren Eaton said, the lighting is so nice.

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  4. Wow - Absolutely fantastic!
    Z-Dad

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  5. I love the moonlight on the trees.

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  6. Those are some UGLY trolls. Great job!

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  7. Damn, man. This turned out beautifully. I was really looking forward to this one. Great job!

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  8. you should sell prints @ comic-con!

    stupendous detail, sir...

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  9. Fabulous. I like how Bilbo is a little lighter than everything else around him. He really stands out. I am really liking this project.

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