New work from French illustrator Florian Nicolle who layers ink, paper, paint and some subtle Photoshop editing to create these wonderfully messy images. Many more images and an interesting "step by step" over on Behance. (via in freaks we trust)
Daenerys Targaryen by Fay Helfer. "Dark flowing lines produced with fire. She uses a heated tip to burn her lines into wood, just like those hobby kits that your parents would never buy you when you were a kid because they were covered with warnings.