This character was designed for a university project I based around genetic engineering. I originally wanted to try my hand at a short graphic novel for the project but that fell through in favour of an educational book based on the same subject. I am determined to try out the graphic novel idea at some point though. I never gave the scientist a name but his character and back story were actually pretty defined. I won’t go into too many details but the storyline looked at the conflicts of science and religion and the break down of morals in a not-too-distant future. Pretty heavy stuff, mostly the reason I didn’t have time to do it for my uni project!
The outline for this image was drawn straight onto paper with a fineliner (which is why some bits may be out of proportion!) and then coloured in Photoshop. And for once, I have shown my working: