This was the first thing I had painted back in 2008. It’s a cel (clear plastic sheet that was used in traditional animation frames before computer animation was invented) and hand painted with acrylic paints. The character is Amaterasu “Ammy” from the video game, Okami.
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I finished my Ronin Yoshino chibi figurine! Handmade out of polymer clay and hand painted with acrylic paints. I’ll be making more sculptures of other characters from my Ronin Yoshino manga series…
I just finished painting this small wooden box! Hand painted with acrylic paints and felt lining inside the box. The top of the box features the Ronin Yoshino with a farm behind her – representing what she does (protecting the farmers from various threats). The background was inspired from a Hasui Kawase woodblock painting.
The 7 symbols on the box symbolize the Seven Swordsmen [七剣士] from my Ronin Yoshino [浪人よしの] manga series. These symbols were inspired from various aspects of Japanese culture…
The symbols are: Tengu no Uchiwa (Tengu’s fan), Shimenawa (sacred rope), Kitsunemen (fox mask), Taiko (drum), Amenonuhoko (heavenly jeweled spear), Uchide-no-Kozuchi (magic mallet), Someiyoshino (Yoshino Cherry Tree blossoms, symbolizing the protagonist, Yoshino) and Ama-no-Murakumo-no-Tsurugi (Sword of the Gathering Clouds of Heaven) along with the Cintāmaṇi (wishing jewel).
What all these items do, you’ll have to find out in my manga 😉
Finally finished this sculpture of my late, childhood dog, Juno (husky/golden mix)! Took two days to finish… Handmade out of polymer clay and hand painted with acrylic paints.
One of the reference photos of him: