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The Picturesque

A project in Manchester, UK by Studio Fountain

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Visually striking hard hitting palaeolithic adventure graphic novel.
Backers: 73
Average Pledge Per Backer: £15

Funded: £1,064 of £800
Dates: Nov 13th -> Dec 15th (33 days)
Project By: Studio Fountain
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Latest News

Into the final 24 hours at 124%, I'm gobsmacked, thankyou! Bonus final day reward tier, an original painting.

December 14th - via:
Many thanks for the continued support! At the risk of complicating the reward tiers, I am keen to squeeze in the availability of a special painting to me for anybody who might be interested in owning an original piece by myself. Here is a preview... (Read More)

Final Weekend! New Image

December 13th - via:
Just a matter of hours left to go, here's an little update to the first image you're likely to have seen. Introducing a new danger. Thanks for your support, have a great weekend! Greg Work in progress  (Read More)

Development Diary: Concept Art, early developing an early man (Part 2)

December 12th - via:
Here I am fitting the character into the environment. I like to build the main elements of compositions simultaneously, sketching the characters and context in one initial burst. Evidently the characters can sit in a rough jagged shape, at least... (Read More)

113% FUNDED!

December 11th - via:
Thank you all so much for pledging and supporting this project, I could not be more thrilled and inspired. Up until that scary 100% mark I had resisted temptation to spend too much time on front cover design, so as not to tempt fate. So this... (Read More)

Development Diary: Concept Art, early developing an early man (Part 1)

December 8th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

85% - Almost there! Here's a video of me drawing an interior cave scene

December 1st - via:
Thanks again for the continued growth of interest for my book. Recently I've been doing work on the project website, so it is ready to show development updates right through the book creation process.  I'm really looking forward to putting it live... (Read More)

Development Diary: Ideas, Sketch then fun with Colour (Part 1)

November 25th - via:
Here's a little insight into my drawing process from initial ideas to settled composition, colours and lighting.  While every drawing is different, I tend to find myself keeping details loose on the jump into digital. I rarely work from scanned... (Read More)

What a start! Three weeks remaining, 70% funded and a 'Project We Love'

November 24th - via:
Thanks to all who have taken the time to read my little presentation and a huge thanks for those who have already backed my project. It's difficult to put into words just how invigorating and exciting I am finding it having such support while... (Read More)

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