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Oct232009

Illustration Friday: Fast

Antarctic Express illustration by Christina Rodriguez.

Just in time for the spooky Halloween season, here is my submission for this week’s Illustration Friday. The image comes from one of my newest book releases, The Antarctic Express, and depicts the climactic scene where the two main characters flee from the ancient being that has quickly descended upon them.

The Antarctic Express is actually a retelling of H.P. Lovecraft’s At the Mountains of Madness, done as a parody of Chris Van Allsburg’s The Polar Express. You can read more about it at the Atlas Games website.

Reader Comments (10)

Ooh! This is nice!!!

October 23, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterBluestocking

oooooh, LOVE it Christina!!

October 23, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterthedoodlegirl

I love it, Christina! I especially like the contrasting glow bewteen the penguin and the "monster."

October 23, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterChoc. D

Oh no! The poor penguin is lagging behind! And the glowing green monster is so delightfully creepy. Really cool.

October 23, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterSharon Wagner

Beautiful colors! and congrats on the newly published book.

October 23, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterChristine

Wow! Love the perspective.

October 24, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterCheryl

great perspective and lighting!

October 25, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterroberta baird

Wow, very impressive illustration...the perspective and lighting are so dramatic..great work!

October 25, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterShirley

What a great illustration!

November 2, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterregentropfen
I like it!!!
March 16, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJulio Cerletti

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