Folio Society and House of Illustration: “The Selected Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes”: A Scandal in Bohemia

The following post shows the progression and development of my final illustration for A Scandal in Bohemia.     After creating Sherlock in a separate file, I blocked out a simple room to fill the image. I then blocked out the shape of the shadow of the woman, and added texture to the background. I … Continue reading Folio Society and House of Illustration: “The Selected Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes”: A Scandal in Bohemia

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Folio and HoI: A Scandal in Bohemia development

Using my further research to look at Victorian outfits, I have developed the figure of the woman in my idea to make her look more of the period and less like a genie rather than the shadow she is supposed to be. The pose for the woman worked when she was more stylised in the … Continue reading Folio and HoI: A Scandal in Bohemia development

Folio and HoI: Sherlock Holmes- A Scandal in Bohemia (Concepts)

After reading and re-rereading a Scandal in Bohemia, I looked through the text and found bits of the text that might translate well to imagery. The first of which sees Holmes seated in an armchair by the fire, smoking a cigar. The image of a man in a chair seemed to me rather cliche and as … Continue reading Folio and HoI: Sherlock Holmes- A Scandal in Bohemia (Concepts)