Dragon-A-Day Online: Day 958: Coming Soon.

“Mantle, crust, ignite!”
Dethklok, “Volcano


So while trying to figure out what to do tonight, I came across this.

I then realized that while I don’t really care about the movie (though the eruptions looked pretty cool) I hadn’t done a catastrophic Volcanic Eruption dragon, so I decided I’d do that.

I wrestled with it for awhile, thinking that it should be massive and bulky, as it’s kin to the Earthquake Dragon and all, but that wasn’t working. I did decide that the dragon should be mostly rock with space for lava, but not as hollow as the Wildfire Dragon, so I opted for something in between:

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I plan on revisiting it and giving it a serpentine silhouette- the term “rivers of lava” came to mind while working. Also, it’s supposed to be obsidian on top and pumice beneath, but as soon as I decided that, I realized that I don’t know how to draw rocks, or at least not two kinds of rocks sitting next to each other…

No, I just don’t really know how to draw rocks.

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2 Responses to Dragon-A-Day Online: Day 958: Coming Soon.

  1. mordicai says:

    I like the snout & the dripping a lot. I’m not a fan of elemental dragons– or elemental much of anything– but lava-venom is a cool look.

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