I did the cover for this week's Boston Phoenix, and it was a really great project.
Everybody keeps telling me how great the book "The Hunger Games" is, so I'll definitely have a read this summer. And girls with deadly bow and arrow skillz are always a plus.
original digital prelim
Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss
Brought her Entertainment Weekly pic into Photoshop, desaturated and upped the contrast to see where her tones are. Better for me to get a likeness that way.
Printed out the approved sketch, inked it directly on the lightbox, and colored in Photoshop. Below are some different color options.