This started as a character prompt on Patreon, and ended up being painted purely for the fun of horses and Maedhros and Maglor. I just love these two and am not ashamed of it in the least.
21×30 cm. Watercolour and gouache on Canson Montval cold-pressed paper.
Original for sale!
Nienna. Patreon commission.
22×30 cm, Watercolour and gel pen on Canson Fontenay paper.
Finwë and Míriel walking on the shore of Lake Cuiviénen. In the background, the other Eldar with their spouses; only Elwë is alone – yet…
Watercolour and white gel pen on Canson Montval cold-pressed paper, 40×29 cm.
Prints available here!
“But when the autumn came he saw seven great swans flying south, and he knew them for a sign that he had tarried overlong, and he followed their flight along the shores of the sea.”
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Silmarillion
Size 38.5×23 cm. Watercolour and some gouache on Canson cold-pressed paper.
Original for sale on
Watercolour and gouache on Canson Montval cold-pressed paper; 30×30 cm.
The Trees and the Valar: Manwë, Oromë, Mandos, Nienna; Varda, Aulë, Yavanna, Ulmo.
Prints available on Etsy! Contact me for matted prints.
This piece has been a while in the making, and on my mind even longer. The sketch originated on a class trip in April, and since then, I’ve tried to see the colours for this – which only worked when I decided not to make it a thunderstorm lighting scene.
Watercolour and gouache on Canson Montval, 19,5 x 28 cm.
Some earlier stages:
There’s a time lapse video of the process up on
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A bunch of small portraits (mainly Tolkien characters) I’ve done over the past three months, most of them
Patreon related – commissions, prompts, and prize art.
Maglor in battle
For Azaghâl, Winter Thranduil, and Celebrimbor, timelapse videos can be found on Patreon.