Warlords & Warlocks: Winter of the Witch

The barbarian witch Khuin assails a guardpost of the realm, in a desperate bid to avoid coming war.

Cover illustration for the short story anthology "Warlords & Warlocks", published by DMR Books. The illustration depicts the opening scene from the short story "The Winter of the Witch" by Clint Staples.

Thumbnails and roughs done in pencil, working drawing done in digital pencils with the final rendering done in Holbein Acryla Gouache on Bainbridge illustration board.

Final Painting in Acryla-Gouache on Illustration board, 10"x16", including digital retouching.

Final Painting in Acryla-Gouache on Illustration board, 10"x16", including digital retouching.

Approved working digital drawing.

Approved working digital drawing.