FABLES 71
December 10, 2007

> Graphite on bond and Photoshop CS2, 5.5 x 8.5".

Cinderella undercover: a new story arc takes us back to a perilous, modern world full of spies, guns, and daggers. I tried an aggressive approach to the logo, laid across Cindy's face.


> Blue pencil on Rives BFK, 15 x 22".

I blew up the sketch and lightboxed it onto a sheet of cream Rives BFK.


> Photoshop CS2, 7 x 10.5 @ 600 dpi.

Coloring monochromatically, I established the values quickly.


> Photoshop CS2, 7 x 10.5 @ 600 dpi.

A few layer effects and color balance adjustments later, we have the finish.


> Photoshop CS2, 7 x 10.5 @ 600 dpi.

Since her mane echoed the "A" in "Fables", I decided that Cindy was too pretty to hide behind the logo.