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February 2011 ISSUE

The Process of Creating "Nautili"

For my latest illustration, I wasn’t sure what I wanted to paint. I knew I wanted to include a portrait, so I started with some random shapes using the pattern chalk tool in Painter X (using mostly some patterns of the Fibonacci spiral) and sketched a face within all that mess. Even though [...]