Getting into the really gritty bits of animating my final so I decided to take a break and do something fun and quick in photoshop. Just a basic walk-cycle for practice since Pollo’s anatomy is so wacky!
For one of my classes (on my other blog) we had to use our favorite live-action movie for some composition/gesture studies, which is District 9 for me! Well, I got a little carried away and decided afterwards to take a small break from mountains of school work to doodle a couple silly things.
In case you’re unaware, The Lego Movie is completely awesome! With such a great cast of characters, I took this opportunity to test out a few styles and techniques while getting all the Legos out of my system.
Spoiler alert: it’s been a week and I’m still drawing them.
I’m really enjoying my sketch class this semester, so I decided to clean up a couple of the gestures I like most. If anyone’s interested in the sketchy, sketchy poses, I have a blog for the class over here.
Lately I’ve mostly done character design practice, so here’s a few samples from my sketchbook. Continue reading
I was put in charge of finalizing half the storyboard for our 2-2:30 minute collaborative animation, so I spent a little time practicing expressions based on our 3D model. That’s right, I’m animating in 3D this time!