Last week, the newest supplement for Dungeons & Dragons, Tasha's Cauldron of Everything, was released. I produced one illustration for this book, and it was a little out of the ordinary, for me, at least. I worked on this project in May when I was struggling to make art. I took it on, hoping that a deadline and outside stimulus would jumpstart my interest and motivation and get me back to the drawing table. It had some effect on this, but at the time, I remember really struggling to get this one done.
If I understand correctly, at one point, there were going to be a lot more monster assignments in Tasha's Cauldron of Everything than there ended up being in the final book. Since I was only taking on one painting, this left me with a set of three crystal shards. I accepted the challenge, and while my motivation was lacking at times, I approached the crystals as a professional. It turns out that
Here is a little preview of Elemental Essence Shard in the book. Please excuse the unflattering photo of the page.
That is all of another exciting Monday on the blog. Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday this week, this will likely be my only post. See you back here next week! Until then...