CgTalk Daily Sketch 1706 45mn "riders on the storm"


“riders on the storm”

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“riders on the storm”

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Photoshop, ~35mn


Nice work, Creeto! Love the handling of colors and depth… and of course the Riders!


Bzz… stay just ahead of the storm… just like that… NO NO… well I’ll just send some people with body bags.

45 minutes snapshot made in Gimp.

After about 2 hours.


Photoshop CS3
Wacom Cintiq

45 minute snapshot:

Kick ass job Receptor!


This is still very “sketchy”, although I wouldnt mind continuing this one sometime! Nice topic!
Nice posts everyone, esp. the clouds in the first one…

“Storm RIder”
45min: Wacom -> PS CS3


Nice entries guy. Creto, your sketch has spectacural feeling, think about developing this image into full quality.

Here is my stuff, different type of riders. Photoshop, somewhere between 35-45 minutes.




good works, everyone.


Riding a solar storm


Riders On The Storm.

Theres a killer on the road
His brain is squirmin like a toad
Take a long holiday
Let your children play
If ya give this man a ride
Sweet memory will die
Killer on the road, yeah

Pencil, ± 30 minutes on my lunch break.


Photoshop 30 min


PS, ~43 mins.


1hr 15,

Took it a little bit further with a couple additional hours.


danielh68 - I really like yours a lot. I wish you’d finish it. :slight_smile: Nice idea and mood.

tmyohlaing - it reminds me of the ring wraiths from lotr.

receptor - I love the way you did the clouds.


Hey guys. PS, 45 min.


45 min, PS & Wacom

I need to practice again! I’ve lost a lot of hand in this six month break… :(((



More inspired by this thread than a direct response to it. Looked through all the amazing entries here and then just starting sketching shapes … Then this happened:

PS 50 mins


so many good entries here…

Creeto - awesome depth and colors…

receptor - love the “kringelekrok” stuff… :slight_smile: oh! - and welcome…

horheCG - nice concept - at first I didn’t like the blur but then it grow - is it airbrush or filter?

Daniel - great stuff! - l see a face or a nose in the mouth…

cowtrix - makes me think of “Spirited Away” good work…

Telemaco - really nice to see you around again man… - great as always…

DoomedSperaph - I like it!

  • everybody - great work!

PS/wacom 45 min… - just started - I’ll will finish this one later…


Lots of amazing entries on this topic.
Here’s mine, ps+wacom, around 3hours

45’ snapshot:


Hey Daw thanks, its airbrush - just repeated circle strokes.