Inktober 2018, Day 19: Scorched

19 days in, I wanted to revisit an earlier image.

Day 19:

Didn't we do this one already? An alchemist is scorched after one of his experiments has gone wrong. Behind him is a sign saying "0 days since last explosion".
Didn’t we do this one already? An alchemist is scorched after one of his experiments has gone wrong. Behind him is a sign saying “0 days since last explosion”.

What I wrote about this at the time:

When I saw the “Scorched” prompt, I thought “haven’t we done this one already?” and after thinking about it for some time, I thought it was an excellent opportunity to have another stab at the scene from the “Roasted” prompt. So here’s our hapless alchemist one more time.
India ink on illustration board, touch-ups in Autodesk Sketchbook.