The Role of Reference

As we learned in class having the right reference is vital to the success of your illustration.

Illustrator Greg Manchess as Captain Morgan

For this week’s reading, Examine the role of reference by reading these 2 illustrators, Yuko Shimizu and Eric Fortune explaining their process in their own words.

Then write a blog post in response to one of the 2 pieces.   Explain what the role of reference was to the success of the final work and at what stage or stages of project development it was used.