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Boba Fett

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Here is another technique study with the inks and charcoal on gessoed board. This time the victim is Boba Fett, yeah, it's Boba Fett. I know what you're thinking, "Dude, I saw Empire and Jedi and Boba Fett's get up is green." Two words: Holiday Special. I like how some of this came out. In retrospect I don't think I would have used the charcoal to render in the dark areas on the fabric, gloves or the wrist guard. Those areas look real muddy and after the art was shrunk down a lot of the textures from the charcoal and gesso got lost. Originally I was going to paint him up in his classic getup, but I thought I'd do something different.
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Zedrick775's avatar
Zedrick775Hobbyist General Artist
Badass!
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MrowgiProfessional Traditional Artist
Great job! :clap:
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Hashashin619Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Disney hopelessly made a new Mandalorian looking character ''Captain Phasma'' to replace the Fetts and awake their legacy, but it will be a fail, Bobba Fett will stay the greatest Jedi-hunter of all time!
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ShadowSpyProductions General Artist
What a beast.
74381's avatar
Awesome! Boba Fett in his first appearance!
Sir-Saboteur's avatar
Magnificent piece. Just a terrific job.
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cjcambaProfessional Traditional Artist
great work!
gizart68's avatar
gizart68Professional Traditional Artist
COOL!!!
greaserspudd's avatar
i really like how the charcoal came out i think it adds a really good perspective of Boba.
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Vhetin1138 Writer
I haven't seen many people use this color scheme for Fett. Good work.
greaserspudd's avatar
It looks great Im really glad you strayed from the traditional green get up
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CommanderFeepStudent Filmographer
I think my intestines just ripped themselves out and ran away at the words "Holiday Spec-UGH!!!" There goes my liver.... The art itself looks great though!
Crusader105's avatar
That's awsome
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theycallmeBobaStudent General Artist
Ah, the Holiday Special, dumbest Star Wars thing ever made. But the hightlight, the first appearence of Boba Fett. Love it!
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0volent190 General Artist
Anybody gives you shit about the colors, tell em it's canon, and to come talk to me, I'll set em straight. Good work here, you really portrayed the fett well. :)
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TIMISDEATH2ALLProfessional Traditional Artist
bro your work is truly great
BobaSuperLover's avatar
WOW!! that's cool,, and very unique.. i still say the reason why his get-up is so different in the Holiday Special is because his dry-cleaners was caught in a Crayola Factory explosion.. :)
Jack-C-Gregory's avatar
Ha! You man have a good point there.
Jack-C-Gregory's avatar
*may have a good point there.
kradeelav's avatar
With his kind of job, Fett needs to be all scratched up no matter what armour he has. :D

Awesome!. :heart:
Samarai's avatar
Looks almost exactly like the tattoo I am getting done on my calf.

Excellent!
Jack-C-Gregory's avatar
Are you going to post pics of your tat when it's finished?
Samarai's avatar
Posted some pics of the Tattoo.. They're pretty weak, but you should get a good idea of what it looks like.
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