Friday, September 28, 2012

What the Friday...?

So an unexpected Friday doodle today. A few buddies have decided to do a little weekly sketchblog thing (I'll post the blog once it's up an running) and our theme this week was gangsters. Here's my effort...

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Good ol' fashioned life drawing

So I woke up this morning with a sore shoulder, stiff neck and charcoal indelibly ground into my hands. I think I must have gone life drawing last night. This class was the first time I've drawn at an easel with charcoal since I left college (a long time ago). So here are a couple of very rusty two minute sketches - the plan is that they'll serve as the "before" shots - the "afters" are to follow over the next four weeks of Niall Laverty's fantastic Gesture Drawing for Animators course

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Vamp doodle

No digital nonsense today, just ol fashioned pencils and some very shiny brown paper...

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Corny return

I thought it's about time I did another one of these single panel cartoons. I'm never very happy with they way they turn out, but hopefully it'll raise a smile. This one is inspired by the awful dubbing they used to do (still do?) on movies shown on TV...

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Rejected Cows

In the process of designing this nonsense, there's always a few designs that for some (usually the right) reason don't make it to the finished product. Here are a few brightly coloured cow options I did for a video I'm working on that didn't make the grade...

Fez Cow

Justin Bieber Cow

and of course, Elvis cow