Nelson V. Carrasquillo

(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MzX3S0CsG4)

Mi Gente!In this Episode of Swift Pixels I show the first step on my latest concept design iteration of the original mascot of my website, Mirafauxz, in Adobe Photoshop. As well as go over a little history on the name of Justifiable Concepts.

Hope you enjoy my little storytime and speed paint…if you wanna ...[ Read More ]

This year marks the 5th anniversary of my #art blog on #tumblr which I named Justifiable Concepts.

But before that, around 2008 or 2009 perhaps, Justifiable Concepts was created in a dark class room at AiLV during a flash class. Tasked w/ making a flash site that was a mock up personal site I somehow ...[ Read More ]

(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUsMu60nys4)

Hello, Mi Gente!Doing a lil’ somethin’ different today, ya know I’m gonna be examining all of the wacky ideas I get for videos, currently, until I find I’ve run out…then I’ll try to fine tune it all, wait where was I going with this again?Oh, Here’s a video I call “Slow Jam,” simply ...[ Read More ]

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I finally got to set myself down and give the digital painting program Krita a try. This is my result!

Quickie review: Krita, an open source painting application, is definitely an awesome program. It’s a free program that doesn’t feel like a free program. The downside for me, personally, is that I’m such a Photoshop ...[ Read More ]

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Finished up my take on Red from Transistor. I have yet to finish the game but maaannnnn it’s quite charming! Hopefully I can be apart of such visually beautiful and well designed games! Till that time I hope you enjoy this quick little fan art.

I recorded my process and it will be up ...[ Read More ]

“Franqui Reads Comics”

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Here’s the process and final of Franqui Reading a comic…I sure miss the smell of a fresh new comic in my hands. Digital is nice, but nothing beats the classic in my opinion. 

Based on a vintage photo of the lovely Liz Taylor

Thanks for looking!

Franqui Shore © Nelson V. Carrasquillo

For Commissions and ...[ Read More ]

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My goodness what a difference 2 years can make!? I can’t believe the difference in both my ability and how I evolved Franqui.

One day, perhaps, I will do a full retrospective on her and my journey…but for now, please enjoy this comparison.

The Top is the latest iteration I have done of her March of ...[ Read More ]

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Here is a concept re-design of a character that I believe I’ve had since 2001 or 2004? I have re-purposed her for a little something I’m doing with my buddies. Say hello to “Blue Fantom” [That’s the name I gave her back in High School :D]

Thanks for looking!

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