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The Green Room, Coldharbour

Now with added fire…

Have been working a little more on the Coldharbour pic. Added some more shadows and lighting:

I also rendered a quick greyscale version to check the tone. Its kinda nice, gives it that retro feel.

Really want to make this into an A1 painted behemoth now. Next steps will be to get a line version on to one of the big canvasses I bought ages ago.

The Legend of Coldharbour

Once upon a time there was a house on Coldharbour Road. It became infamous for its many crazy, debauched costume parties. I lived there for four years, its where I met my wife. The house lives on as happy memories for many good people. We rocked the place ;)

A few years ago I asked an artist friend of mine who used to live at Coldharbour to draw me a picture of one of the early parties for my 30th birthday (he was infact the guy that found the house, lost the house, then found it again so that the legend could be born…) He never got round to finishing the picture and gave me something different, but equally cherished instead. I wanted to pick up where he left off – this is where I got to with a rough colour test.

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