Charles Vess Tundra Sketchbook 5

Charles Vess Sketchbook (1991)
#5 in the Tundra Sketchbook Series

Last night I stumbled upon this great book while digging through a basement full of long boxes, floor to ceiling.
 photo image_2.jpeg
 photo image.jpeg

The sketch and finished product of Swamp Thing have been published in a few different books. A couple of them being Vess art books.

 photo image_1.jpeg

 photo image_4.jpeg

Better than most, Vess is able to capture Swamp Thing as being ever-present. After Moore helped to flesh the character out and better define Swamp Thing’s abilities, Vess truly utilized Swampy’s abilities and attributes.
 photo image_3.jpeg

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s