Pen and Ink

Fall Semester 2011. Pen and Ink final.
In Ani 112A class we had to pick a nursery rhyme and create our own spin on the story. The choices were Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpty, Little Miss Muffet, and Hey Diddle Diddle. Out of the four I chose to illustrate Little Miss Muffet and attempted to put a early 1900s detective spin on it. My main inspiration was noir detective films and the comic series Dick Tracy.  I wasn't satisfied with how the final rendering came out in my final project so I decided over the winter break that I would redo the whole thing. The first rendering looked haphazard and frankly the line quality sucked. This second version that I finished is much better and I'm satisfied with how it turned out.  Now I just need to work on perspective... oi...