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JaredTaylor
10-14-2009, 04:02 AM
Hi, I've been trying to model a character of a loony toons fox but I'm going about it wrong and can't work out how to do it.

And I was wondering if someone could have a quick go and show me how they did it. I'm only having trouble with the face.

Ref images:

http://i35.tinypic.com/5of9fr.jpg
http://i38.tinypic.com/wb9c0z.jpg

Animasta
10-14-2009, 04:31 AM
Perhaps it would be a good idea for you to look at a few box modeling tutorials.

JaredTaylor
10-14-2009, 06:07 AM
I know how to model, it's just this particular character i can't work out, so unless there are cartoon fox tutorials it wont help me much :(

I've already done almost every worthwhile character modeling tutorial on the net.

What I'm saying is his face is irregular/uncommon, I've never done something like it and I just can't get it right, so would like to see how a more experienced modeler does it.

JaredTaylor
10-14-2009, 09:29 AM
Well I had another go, it turned out a bit better although there are still obvious problems with it.

http://i33.tinypic.com/9fxw94.png

musashidan
10-14-2009, 10:29 AM
I'd say you're off to a good start.You're more than capable of modeling this.You have the head topology set out pretty good.All you need now is some tweaking/refinement around the snout area.Of course,if you intend to rig/animate this character then it would be helpful if you posted some non sub-D'd wires so we could comment more.

Keep at it,you're nearly there.

Mahje
10-14-2009, 10:37 AM
Think you should look some more at the fur on the side of his head, to me it looks more like u create it like a mustache while it should be more connected with the general shape of the head. It looks like you should connect it better with the chin/lower mouth and neck, i think it's to thin atm.

Try to locate some more ref's so u get a better understanding of the shapes.

Overall i think it looks good.

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