Trilobite Boy and Gargoyles by Glendon Mellow

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© Glendon Mellow 2010

Done with ArtRage 2.6 using a Wacom Intuos 3 tablet.

Trilobite Boy with Gargoyles.

You can see some of the making of this painting on my blog .

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“Dammit. It’s raining,” said Trilobite Boy.
He sat for a while thinking of her, the rain pattering on his cephalon and soaking his socks. Then he flapped his fossil wings and headed over the city.


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Glendon Mellow – Testing the hypothesis people crave surreal scientific illustrations.

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    ROUBLE RUSTover 3 years ago

    Great work x

  • Thanks Rouble! I’m following your blog now with my reader. Terrific stuff.

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Glendon Mellow
    Glendon Mellowover 3 years ago

    If you click on this in my deviantArt gallery it gets super-huge.

  • Brandon S.
    Brandon S.over 3 years ago

    Great atmosphere and concept! I’m a huge fan of the trilobite…it’s great to see it featured in such a unique way.

  • Thanks Brandon! I have a number of things planned for this character.

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Nadya Johnson
    Nadya Johnsonover 3 years ago

    Congratulations, Glendon! Your stunning work is Featured this week in the Sci-Fi Group!

  • Whoa!!! Thank you so much! I was away from RedBubble for a few days!

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Sazzart
    Sazzartover 3 years ago

    Congratulations on the Feature Glendon, it’s truly

  • Thank you very much, Sazzart!

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Larry Butterworth
    Larry Butterworthover 3 years ago

    what an amazing work, congrat on the feature

  • Thank you Larry, if you go to my deviantArt site, it enlarges even more.

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Nadya Johnson
    Nadya Johnsonover 3 years ago

    p.s. -- If you haven’t done so yet, hope you’ll consider entering our latest challenge (here’s the link) in the sci-fi group!

  • Thanks Nadya! I’ll check it out!

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Bill Marsh
    Bill Marshover 3 years ago

    Terrific work :

    Congratulations on your feature.

    Take Care.


  • Thank you very much Bill!

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Nadya Johnson
    Nadya Johnsonover 3 years ago

    Your terrific work made Top 10 in the Sci-Fi Challenge! Congratulations, Glendon!

    (We had a tie but in keeping with site policy, went with the Bubble’s choice of winner. Since you had the same # votes, you WILL be our Featured Artist next month.) Well done! An awesome piece of work!

  • Whoa!!!!!

    Thanks Nadya, and all those who voted! Top 10. Time to blog that.

    – Glendon Mellow

  • Carol and Mike Werner
    Carol and Mike...over 3 years ago

    Wow! Marvelous image . . . love it.

  • Thanks so much!

    – Glendon Mellow

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