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Elemental Card Sketches

So it's been over two months since I last posted. I shalln't get into the details of how busy I've been, but here's something I've been working on for a rather large set of commissions. The idea was to create a set of cards representing a regular deck, but instead of using suits we'd use elements. The idea of using 13 cards for each suit was a rather large task though and so we've shrunk down the amount of cards per element to 4. Here's the final result:

And here are the original sketches for each card. Bear in mind these are mostly for my own benefit of figuring out layout and design ideas, so some may be readable whilst others might just be a mish-mash of lines unless you know what you're looking for.

In other news, I recently won a competition to receive a collectors edition of Guild Wars 2. I've been excited about this game for coming upto two years. The artwork is amazing and with that, I'm going to rest before I start my headstart time online :)

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