I’ve never seen such devotion in a droid before

Linch Pin Droid by Kevin Tong

Linch Pin Droid by Kevin Tong

Illustrator Kevin Tong created this great exploded R2-D2 poster for an ongoing Star Wars Art Print series by Mondo Tees. He did a thorough post on his creative process and even made a time-lapse video showing his technique:

Linch Pin Droid goes on sale Friday.

9 thoughts on “I’ve never seen such devotion in a droid before

  1. says

    I think this is cool as hell. There is no right or wrong for anything you guys need to stop reading books by failed artists and do more art! Items closer to your eye are always more intense in all respects so I think that is what he is doing.

  2. Simon says

    I’m glad Mark and Clint pointed out the line-weight, I spotted it myself and thought it a bit odd. Jim, it’s a convention for a reason: it works—and I didn’t get that out of a textbook before you start.

  3. Steven W. Howard says

    Even though I found it odd as well- it is only a small part of the finished illustration and is not all that distracting.

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