Music's Magic: Opening New Worlds

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Music's Magic: Opening New Worlds by Zachary D. Coe
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Music's Magic Process by Zachary D. Coe
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In order to get a better idea of form, perspective, and lighting I sometimes sculpt first.

From the maquette I sculpted of the dragon to get a better idea of form, perspective, and lighting (see sculpt pics below), this digital painting was a fantasy twist on how the art of illustration expresses the powerful art of music to open new worlds for even the deadliest of creatures.