When developing the setting and characters further, I wanted to look into the facts behind a scientific basis for our designs. I started by looking into different species of octopus, and decided the giant pacific octopus (the largest species) was the best fit for our character Lamar. The giant pacific octopus is found in the northern… Continue reading Terrence and Lamar: Research and Design
Robert is back! I’m glad to be able to draw him again because his poses are very dynamic and fun to draw. For this lesson I started out drawing in conte but wasn’t pleased with how the first few poses turned out so I switched to using colouring pencil for the rest of the 1 minute… Continue reading Life Drawing 30/3/17 – Go Right Ahead
These puns are getting really bad but I can’t stop now, sorry Anyway, this post showcases the life drawing homework of practising and studying hands.
I may come back and edit these lists later as I will probably think of works which I feel better represent my aims and interests. Top 10 Movies 1. Laika’s Coraline 2. Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea 3. Studio Ghibli’s Laputa: Castle in the Sky 4. Disney’s Atlantis: The Lost Empire 5. Pixar’s Wall.E … Continue reading Top 10 Movies and Top 10 Books
Today in life drawing we were focusing on the human hand. Mike gave us some tips of how to think of/understand the structure of the hand before we went on to draw. First we did the usual 1-minute warmup poses of Jacquie. Then we went on to do studies of Robert and Jacquei’s hands, 5 minutes… Continue reading Life Drawing 23/3/2017 – Some Handy Advice
Studying feet anatomy. I put in extra effort for this because of the feedback I had received before on needing to work on drawing hands and feet.
As part of the tutorials for this week, we were asked to look at an review the work of our peers, giving our classmates advice on where their strengths were and what could be improved upon for each individual. I gave several reviews to my classmates. Here is the feedback I received about my own… Continue reading Peer Reviews and Tutorial Feedback