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The Cunning Man


Dan dos Santos

Here is a cover I recently painted for 'The Cunning Man', a novel by D.J. Butler and Aaron Ritchey, published by Baen books. The story takes place in Depression-Era Utah, and follows a man named Hiram Woolley. Hiram is a man with mystical abilities derived from the commonsense application of Scot-Irish folk wisdom and German Braucher magic. He possesses an arcane Bloodstone that allows him to see a lie the moment it is spoken. I…

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Dealing with Color Blindness as an Artist


Lauren Panepinto

December 5, 2019 - This month I have two guests, Paul Canavan & Ben Zweifel, talking about how being color blind (or colour blind in Paul's case, as he's from across the pond) affects their careers in fantasy illustration. I happened to see this post from Paul on twitter a little while back, and I was fascinated to hear more about it. Ben chimed in on the thread, and I asked both of them to weigh in on a guest post here on Muddy Colors. Thank you for writing this out for the MC readers, because I am sure there are more people than we realize dealing with differences in seeing color. [embed]https://twitter.com/abigbat/status/1157426504629981189?s=20[/embed]   Paul: I recently posted a short twitter thread about my life as a colourblind artist. This was the first time I had spoken openly about…

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