Friday, December 7, 2012

Thesis Blog!

I just started a new thesis production blog with my thesis partner Eric Cunha! From now on, anything thesis related will be posted there.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Final character for thesis. Original guard is now turned thief!


Tuesday, August 28, 2012

three bears

how bears live~
something I did while interning at Curious Pictures

Thursday, April 19, 2012

André? Shading Test

I got inspired by Pixar's Art of... books to make my own shading study. This is a photoshop painting done over a screen capture of a 3D model. I wanted to see how the character would look with color.

he will have a hat. eventually...

Sunday, April 1, 2012

me at home

Once im through the front door, the hair goes up, the comfy pants gets pulled on, and a blanket is wrapped around me... I'm sure most girls can relate (:

Friday, March 30, 2012

for funsies

something i did awhile back

(click here to enlarge)

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Guard and Thief: NEW

New (pretty much finalized) thesis character concept:


Getaway! directed by Eric Cunha. This was a 4/5 weeks long mini-thesis project that I helped create along with an awesome team of people. Motionographer posted our video in their student quickies section today!

Here are some work I did for the short (:

concept art/prop model sheet:

some of the modeling i did:

some color scripts:

Actually, this was one of the first test renders that our lighter, Shane Simpson, did:

So cool to see how concept is interpreted and translated into 3D! 

This was a super simple tree rig/animation test i did:

Basically, it is joints skinned to a lattice deformer that is unfurling the leaves.

WIP animation in its unattractive gray form: