Dienstag, 22. März 2016

maya sketchbook



Left: A Jaguar priest is holding a jade bead necklace.
Right: "Wacah Chan" - the Worldtree, which roots are reaching the black waters of the underworld "Xibalba". 
It's stock is growing where mankind lives and it's branches are touching the ancestral heaven.

maya comic

i'm currently working on my graduation project: a comic about the ancient maya.
this is the wall beneath my working place, turning into a mood board, steadily growing...


some kind of visual synopsis of the mayan class society,
at least as i understood it...

one of the first sketches i inked with quill, in a tiny little sketchbook