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Saturday, April 3, 2010

Urbi et orbi; universum.

I'm finishing this one up now, waiting for some of the really broad sections to dry.  Here's the process, though:

Original Picture, via Wikipedia.



My drawing, pencil and ink.  I wanted to scan it at this point in case painting over it totally demolished the ink.



Painted version:

5 comments:

  1. Very nice. It makes me think of a lot of 18th and 19th-century artwork regarding the "great chain of being" and the way in which man transcends the worldly and heavenly realms. :)

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  2. Very cool Joe. I had no idea you were into drawing and painting. Guess we all need the work distriction.

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  3. What's the significance of the words "Urbi et Orbi" in relation to the image?

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  4. can anyone see all the underlining messages in this picture? If your into witchcraft,you can do a perfect copy of this; any takers? Don't believe me? Look up the meaning of "urbi et orbi" and God Bless You.Please be blessed in the name of the Lord.The word means "one world" loosley translated, do a little research.Really educational.One web even asks Why I'm interested in knowing? Um...because I'm not a stick figure,AND WE STILL HAVE A FEW RIGHTS IN THE COUNTRY.WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.

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  5. WHAT BOOK IS THIS IMAGE IN, CAN U EMAIL ME N8NEXT@HOTMAIL.CO.UK

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