Illustration

Illustrative works of Jessica Cantlope, including both personal and professional projects.

Designing 3D Spaces: Valentin’s Apartment

For an upcoming comic project, there are a lot of interior scenes that take place inside of an apartment. Nobody but the especially mathematically inclined enjoy drawing interior scenes in a comic over and over at different angles in their free time. So, after getting this idea from another webcomic artist, I created a 3D […]

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Tuxedo Groove

This was drawn for The Tribute Album: A TJ & Amal Fanbook. Download it (FREE) here! The book, compiled by Kori Michele, is a loving tribute to TJ and Amal by over 60 artists. I had a lot of fun with this. Really into the swing! With the source material being so musical, there are also a couple […]

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KUMA! TORA!

I drew this for Psychokinetic, a Mother/Earthbound series fan zine published in 2016! This is Kumatora, a character from Japanese game Mother 3. Mother 3 deals with themes of loss, memory, power, gender, psychics, mother nature, and commercialization. This character in particular is a psychic tomboyish princess and my favorite character (my second favorite being […]

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Crying

2011, Paint Tool Sai, Photoshop. My first Threadless design submission. It’s good to get your emotions out. I learned a lot in the process of making and submitting this (a big thanks to Mallory Dyer and everyone who commented and critiqued!). These are the original two sketch versions, done years before I decided to make […]

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Blood

2007-2013. An older conceptual piece I decided to call finished this year. Originally this artwork was to be for a scrapped comic concept called Moon Puma. The premise was based around a girl who became exiled, who teamed up with Moon Puma — a cursed, alleged murderer who transforms into an elephant-sized puma at night. […]

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