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Character Design Crash Course: Dynamic Design in Four Steps

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9 Lessons (1h 3m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:59
    • 2. The Fundamentals of Character Design

      11:21
    • 3. Fun Drawing Exercises

      3:50
    • 4. Inspiration and Reference

      5:06
    • 5. Step 1: Story

      7:47
    • 6. Step 2: Roughs

      4:16
    • 7. Step 3: Design

      14:48
    • 8. Step 4 Cleanup and Color

      13:00
    • 9. Closing Thoughts

      2:00
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Project Description

ASSIGNMENT

Your assignment is to design and illustrate a character of your choosing.

  • Step 1: Story and Research
  • Step 2: Rough Sketching
  • Step 3: Design and Details
  • Step 4: Cleanup and Color

Your goal is to create a fun character that you can include in your portfolio!

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DELIVERABLE

Your project should include your fully illustrated character, as well as your rough sketches. I want to see your process. Feel free to post any practice exercises you may have done as well! 

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