An illustration of a crow in a winter landscape.

Due to their dark color crow feathers don’t have a lot of shading on their own. To make them look three-dimensional despite that, I needed to focus even more on the subtle, diffuse reflections.

This way, the character is integrating well with the rest of the picture, since the crow is visually interacting with the background.

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This is a look behind the scenes for the creation of the wimmelpicture on my home page.

Visitors of my website should understand at first sight that I'm all about drawings and illustrations. I also want to convey what I am capable of achieving in that area. For these reasons one of the first elements that is visible on the home page is a picture with 92 distinct drawn characters. In the center of it is my logo, which I'm just finishing to draw.