Black Alice Blacklight Series

Slaying of the Jabberwock

Jabberwock Finals

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Final art for the Jabberwock prints. Daylight view above and black light below.

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Original drawing of the Jabberwock

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Jim’s original pen and ink drawing of the Jabberwock. Jim was telling us, he imagines a swamp that was destroyed by an expanding empire and the Jabberwock is a collective ghost of all the creatures who died in the destruction of that swamp.¬†Below is a detail showing all those fish and creature-spirits being released.

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Jabberwock Progress

jabberwock_layout_c1Preliminary color and layout mock-ups. Daylight view here and in blacklight below.

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Starting to ink – “Snicker-Snack!”

 

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Roughing in the pencils

Sketches for the Jabberwock

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Jabberwock sketch

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One of Jim’s first sketches.