This painting is sort of a weird combination of personal experiences while living in Florence, watching the pope enter Germany for World Youth Day 2015, and reading Issac Asimov's "Foundation" and Orson Scott Card's "Speaker for the Dead"
This piece was created with the guidance of the amazing Todd Lockwood during the Spring 2015 SmART School Workshop. If anyone is looking for a program to help them hone their illustration and narrative art skills, I highly recommend it: http://www.smarterartschool.com/
Lucas Durham grew up in a creative environment and was introduced to his first Macintosh computer drawing program by age two. By four, his mom was reading him Heinlein before bed. At six, his bedroom was decorated with prints from sci-fi and comic book artists, including James Gurney, and papered with drawings of his own.
It was inevitable that Lucas would move toward a career in illustration. His formal training began at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, while he independently explored digital illustration software.
As he studied traditional art fundamentals, Lucas developed a passion for the ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.