Monday, June 19, 2017

Cat nap

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I have done some work since I last posted, but I've just been bad about posting. So here goes with a quick morning sketch.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Revised Kite Flyer & Dinosaur March

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Working with Giuseppe Castellano's The Illustration Department. He gave me a portfolio critique and I reworked one of my old illustrations taking into account his feedback. His main comment was not to rely so much on an even thick outline.

I also redid the dinosaur march one I did last month:

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

A Raven

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Going back to a story that has been percolating in my mind for awhile. . .

Monday, April 3, 2017

A New Character

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Working on sketches and ideas for a new picture book character.
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Character studies

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Continuing to practice characters, following Aaron Blaise's online course, Character Design.
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Friday, March 24, 2017

Drawing classes

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Spent some time this week doing an online course on character development. Always good to keep honing my skills. The above was the exercise for doing emotions. Below some notes on aging characters and eyes.
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Also worked on some sheep/goat characters for a story.
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