In this new edition of Illustrating Westeros, we're doing things a little differently and bringing to you a double feature of two long-standing artists in the fandom: Carrie Best and Evolvana. Despite having small galleries of ASOIAF art, both women express the passionate inspiration that the books manifest in artists around the world, and their art reflects a concerted investment in bringing these characters and their stories to life in beautiful detail via their respective styles.
Welcome to another edition of Illustrating Westeros, Carrie and Evolvana. To begin, tell us how you became an artist, and the influences that have shaped your st
Anyone interested in discussion about the Game of Thrones series? I stumbled upon a forum here on DA:
There are also some fantastic fan sites out there, but I would caution anyone who hasn't read the books because the book fans out there love to drop spoiler bombs. So beware! Or just go ahead and read the books. ;)
Here is one that I look at on a regular basis: http://winter-is-coming.net/ (very spoilery but great for readers)
Also here is a forum of "Completely Unspoiled Speculation" for people who have not read the books but who are watching the series. http://forums.televisionwi
Sorry for the pointless journal entry. I really just wanted to try out this gorgeous skin I found by ~lockjavv (https://www.deviantart.com/lockjavv)
Also I have been geeking out big time over the HBO series of Game of Thrones and tonight is a sneek preview of the prologue! So excited! :D
Anyone a huge fan of George R. R. Martin? I'm about halfway through "A Game of Thrones" and am enjoying it so much that I even gave up playing video games for a minute so I can read instead. :lol: This novel is some heavy duty stuff for sure.
I went all fangirl and bought a copy of it for my sister for her birthday recently and now I'm very excited to know that's it's going to be a tv series. An HBO tv series. I have really high hopes for it. What do you think? In case you haven't seen the buzz yet, here's a link: http://www.airlockalpha.com/node/7176 I'm excited about the cast: Sean Bean will be Ned Stark and there are some other recognizab