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Hommage To The Hunter. Boba Fett Fan art

This painting was painted for a friend. I`m a big fan of Star Wars, as he is. And I`m also a fan of Drew Struzan. If you don`t know who he is. You will definitely know his artwork. He created some of the most iconic movie posters of the last 40/50 years. Everything from Indiana Jones, E.T., Back To The Future, The Thing and of course Star Wars. His style is very distinct. He joking refers to it as floating heads. He said his wife coined the phrase. His process is mostly coloured pencils and acrylic paints, with brush and airbrush.

So I tried to emulate, I think I failed totally, but it`s more my style, so I`m happy with it. It has a hint of Drew. My process was mostly acrylics, then topped up with oils. I used the acrylics for the base coat on the colouring, then used the oils to blend in the colours and shading.

A3 Crescent Illustration Board

Acrylics and Oil paint.

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Written by RichardHarrison

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    • Yeah I know what you mean, theres artists I look up to and try to understand their process. Only thing you can really do, is look for little hints and tips that you can incorporate into your own and hope it improves your work. Thanks for the comment. 🙂

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