Tag: Dinosaurs

Artistic Tricks / RSS - 10 months ago

Beside a Triassic Pond

The scene is a forest pond, with several croc-like metoposaurids called Koskinonodons basking in the shallows, absorbing the warmth of a patch of sunlight. Triassic Pond, casein, gouache, and acrylic, James Gurney, 2018 The flora is a mix...

Artistic Tricks / RSS - 10 months ago

Gouache Sketches for a Magazine Cover

The art director of Scientific American asked if I could help him with a rush assignment—a cover painting featuring a dinosaur. [embedded content] (Link to video on YouTube) The dinosaur is skinny, about the size of a housecat. At least that's wha...