CONCEPT ART PRODUCED FOR GAMES AND STORIES
Concept art commissioned by a game design company. These illustrations are visualisations of descriptions provided by the company, which detail the sequential stages of ageing for a ‹dragon› character within one of their games.The brief was to illustrate the dragon at seven stages in its maturation from egg, through baby, to adolescent and eventually into full adulthood.
It might be thought that this was a poor way accumulate a princely fortune—
It Composite Games are an indie roleplaying game company who are hard at work developing an exciting new tabletop game, entitled the Chronicles of Ollundra. As part of this ongoing project they commissioned Karolful to provide a series of character design illustrations. These visual elements will embellish their intricately designed games, enriching the gaming experience.
The Arcane Compendium of Beasts and Races of the Realm
Karolful has a long-standing interest in children’s books illustrations and is currently collaborating on her first short story for publication. This story will incorporate all the weird and wonderful phantasmagorical creatures illustrated here, which are unique inventions developed by Karolful herself. Centring around Samuel, a young mouse-like creature who lives in the the fantastical world of Menaginaria, the tale will follow him as he embarks on a rites-of-passage expedition across the realm in order to prove his bravery to his clan.
« Dear reader,
Please find attached for your perusal an abridged version of The Arcane Compendium of Beasts and Races of the Realm (5th Edition). These articles are intended to give a brief insight into the variety of species which populate the world of Menaginaria. Browse them at your leisure and delight in these races disparate appearances, complex characters and exotic habits. If you are a seasoned adventurer planning an expedition to this distant and entirely fictitious land then you may wish to obtain a full copy of the Compendium to use as your travel guide. In this eventuality please contact Moz-Elderat Methusalah, custodian of the Sacred Library of the Moz (Twitch-Nose Clan Branch, Main Burrow, Tunnel 15b, branch 11). He is reachable most days via the medium of astral meditation.
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