Inspired by the many mail drops by Ols in the Harry Potter movies I created this piece at the Illustration Masters class. Here a snowy owl delivers a special letter to a lucky recipient, perhaps inviting them to a very special magic school in England.
Kirk Taskila, Pen and Ink. 2016
This hooded elder shows the experience of his age. His hood is only hinted at but the edge is embroidered with the words of him motto in Norse runes. Courage, commitment, communication.
Inspired by the works of F.L. Baum, I created this work in a comical style of a childhood character.
When plumbing fails in the dwarven kingdom, or when water is needed in a place not yet fit with plumbing, someone must bear the yoke and deliver the needed water to others.
Waterbearer, Pen and Ink, 2016
Olnik, the merchant was dressed in fine leathers, furs, and jewelry. He had retired from the fields of battle but kept his war-axe with him at all times. His age earned him respect, but it was his history as a mighty warrior that gave him renown. Today, he sells weapons and wares throughout the underground city.
Olnik the Merchant, Pen/Ink/Watercolor, 2016
Eikinskjaldi, the Thane’s advisor has come to present himself and ensure that all have met with safe travels in their exploration of the underground city.
Eikinskjaldi, the Thane’s Advisor, Pen/Ink/Watercolor, 2016