Simplifying character design into learnable principles and strategies
In this eBook by MTG artist Clint Cearley you'll look at the process of character design from sketching thumbnails to final painting. Every step is shown with examples and case studies. You'll also dive into relevant related topics like shape language, design philosophy, anatomy and methodologies. These side investigations carry the bulk of the information needed to improve understanding and refine your characters.
A bonus paintover video is also included! This half-hour video covers two submitted images and discusses using edge lighting, rendering skin, adjusting focal points, character design and creating a strong sense of light. Don't underestimate the content of the video!
• Characters - Designing & Drawing eBook (66pgs)
• Paintover Video (30min)
• Character design process desktop wallpaper
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"It's worth every cent, absolutely fantastic and so helpful. It actually gives you the recipe to making a great character which is something that most people just gloss over"
"..it's a huge amount of knowledge"
"Wow! This is thorough! Don't think I've ever seen anything like it. Thanks so much."