Artist of the Day: Nicolas Weis

Nicolas Weis

Continuing our week of looking at some of The Croods crew’s work, take a look at the art of Nicolas Weis, who served as a visual development artist on the film.

Nicolas Weis

Nicolas Weis

Nicolas Weis

His website is full of sketchbook drawings of fantastic structures, observational drawing and many dragons, which he comments “are like kitten videos, people like them…”

Nicolas Weis

The simple, rapid blots and washes of watercolor over pencil and pen lend his creatures an energetic liveliness and a real sense that they could exist in our chaotic, gritty, physical world.

Nicolas Weis

Nicolas Weis


  • Tim

    Beautiful work!

  • http://www.facebook.com/stephen.persing Stephen Persing

    Excellent work.

  • http://www.facebook.com/jsidhom Jonah Sidhom

    Holy crap, I’ve been staring at this stuff for so long now. It’s all so incredible and unique. Amazing drawings!

  • http://twitter.com/ericademoura Erica de Moura

    great work! *-*