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Garfield's mountain holidays

Garfield's mountain holidays

Garfield's mountain holidays by Saltwater
Garfield's mountain holidays by Saltwater


Garfield's mountain holidays

Traditional media

Markers on paper

Markers used: mainly Letraset ProMarkers
Paper used: Canson XL Marker -- 70g/m2

(framing in Photoshop)

Little gift for TeeJay87   :D

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TeeJay87 on January 5, 2015, 12:01:48 PM

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TeeJay87I like the good old design from 1980s. :)

Thanks very much !

Saltwater on January 5, 2015, 12:15:40 PM

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Glad you like it. :D

even the skis are vintage!  :lol:

(I am still working on the pict. that I promised you, the face of Garfield)

TeeJay87 on April 15, 2016, 12:35:20 PM

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TeeJay87Have you thought about drawing other characters from Garfield universe ?

Reference pictures for them can be found on Garfield Wiki, divided between male list and female list

Saltwater on April 19, 2016, 11:57:04 PM

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SaltwaterMaybe Odie, or the Duck or the Clown?

TeeJay87 on April 20, 2016, 5:41:46 AM

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TeeJay87Wade can be good choice, since his photo gallery is being expanded . Odie has smaller gallery , though finding reference pictures for him won't be difficult.

Binky the Clown may be demanding, since there aren't many reference pics with him ; there should be videoclips on YouTube with him though (search for "Screaming with Binky Garfield and Friends" ) .

Saltwater on April 20, 2016, 1:50:19 PM

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SaltwaterThanks for the links.  :-)

TeeJay87 on April 26, 2016, 5:39:55 AM

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TeeJay87If you ever decide to draw females from Garfield universe, there's plenty of quality reference pictures for them, some examples are below:

1) Arlene

2) Penelope - from all the seven episodes she has appeared in; Penny performs best face expressions in The Second Penelope Episode, The Garfield Musical and The Guy of Her Dreams;

3) Mona - the second biggest image gallery on Garfield Wiki

4) Kitty

5) Lola
6) Penny's mother

7) last but not least, Jon's date from comics and motion pictures

alitta2 on January 14, 2015, 9:08:13 AM

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alitta2Looks awesome! It's just like if uncle Jim had done Garfield in a painting sometime around '82-'83 :)

Saltwater on January 14, 2015, 10:33:17 AM

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Saltwaterhe he!   Thanks! This is an awesome compliment!
A little secret:
I traveled back in time with my special time machine!  ;-)

alitta2 on January 19, 2015, 8:45:37 AM

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alitta2Hehe, so that's the secret :D

Saltwater on January 23, 2015, 9:54:46 PM

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Falconlobo on January 13, 2015, 9:44:42 PM

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Falconloboi love the detail and colors

Firiel on January 5, 2015, 12:46:49 PM

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FirielLooks quite classic. :)
Nice shading on our orange lasagna-loving friend, too.

TeeJay87 on January 6, 2015, 4:01:59 AM

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TeeJay87Didn't know you also like Garfield.

Firiel on January 6, 2015, 2:02:35 PM

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FirielA bit? I wouldn't list him as a primary fandom of mine, and haven't watched much of the cartoons, but I always liked the comic strip as a kid. :)

TeeJay87 on January 6, 2015, 2:38:35 PM

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TeeJay87I assume you mean original comics strips since 1978, don't you ?

I ask, because there are new comics in the USA, issued by Kaboom! Studios and they differ much from standard 3-panel comics strips.

For comparison:
- this is standard 3-panel comics strip by Jim Davis;
- - Sunday special by Jim Davis, version of 3-panel published every Sunday;
- - the new comics issued by Kaboom! Studios, notice how much does it differ in layout from Jim Davis originals.