Character Study for Front Cover of WORDS OF RADIANCE by Brandon Sanderson.
Michael doesn’t often photograph models when doing a fantasy book cover painting because to him, modern people don’t seem to fit look of a fantasy hero or heroine. He usually creates his own reference photo and this is one he used for Kaladin.
Acrylic on Watercolor Board
Image: 15" x 22"
Custom-framed in Antique Silver Wood Moulding Under Archival Plexiglass