And finally, here is the Maquette I created for character design class. This is the dreaded Octo-Dragon that I created for my friend Mary Kate Dangoia’s thesis project. I am doing the storyboards and character design for her 3D/stop motion film and created this model as a proto-type of our titular villain. The process for…
Here are some characters from a short film idea I have called “Mermaid Girl.” It’s the timeless tale of a poor young boy who sneaks into a traveling carnival and discovers a mermaid girl being held against her will by an evil carnival owner. He and his intrepid dog sidekick save the girl and save…
This is my favorite assignment for character design class. Our instructor asked us to draw a mother and father and to give the children attributes from both of them. The daughter was to resemble the father and the son was to resemble the mother. This coincided perfectly with a story that I am currently working…
A woman who is a samurai and then a baseball player.
This girl had a cool costume. I like her look and all of her poses.
Three great drawings to share with you today. The first is of the actual model. The next two, I used the model’s pose to draw one of my thesis characters, Lady Elomere.
Created my very own chimera, the elusive hyena tiger bat, for Character Design class.
Took a field trip to the Oakland Zoo with Character Design Class. That zoo is fantastic. They have at least four of every type of animal. And we were able to see the tigers, which according to the Zoo Volunteer, rarely happens.
It’s always a great day to draw pirates and tavern women, and women pirates. Some are the model, some are based on fun characters I made up as I was looking at the model. Enjoy yee scurvy dogs.
He’ll mess you up.