Tuesday, July 30, 2013

A hot afternoon's practice

Took a break from my vis-dev book project to do some head studies from photos.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

chipping away at expressions

These have made me nervous for a long time, and it's nice to have fun playing with them :)

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Expression Practice

While watching a Noah Bradley demo.

Monday, July 22, 2013


Done with a .03 hybrid technica pen.

- Posted using BlogPress from my iPad

Monday, July 15, 2013

oops, forgot a level!

One more level from the game jam.

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Betty, Demon Hunter - 48 hour game jam art

This weekend I worked on a 48 hour game jam celebrating strong female protagonists.  I mostly did environments, but there was a bit more.

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Life Drawing 7/11 style

Well, Emily Carr University style actually.  :)

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Sequence gestures

These are fun to do :)  The whole sequence informs each individual drawing, and helps you make choices.

Monday, July 8, 2013

Gestures and Expressions.

In between working on stuff I can't put up here, I've been trying for daily gestures and expression practice....here's today's:

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Cartooning expressions.

Looking at photos of real people and trying to get at their expressions, so I can use them on more "cartoony" characters.  Being able to copy photos is awesome, but you need to know how to apply what you're copying to your own style and designs.

Friday, July 5, 2013

July 4th life drawing, and a new project.

I'm working with a couple of friends on vis-deving a fairy tale, "East of the Sun West of the Moon", which, if you follow my instagram, you may have seen a bunch of studies of Norwegian costumes...also, if you follow my pinterest, there may have been some evidence there as well ;)

If you are unfamiliar with the story, here it is:  http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/norway034.html  - I like it, for one thing, the girl actually DOES stuff instead of just sitting there and reacting....and she pays a guy's fiance 3 times in a row to sleep with him!