View Full Version : Character: Stitch from Milo&Stitch
08-28-2003, 12:30 AM
Lightwave 3D 7.5
This is my second day's spare time that i've put into this character.
Please, comment on the model's form and setup for animation deformation via bones [bones have not been added yet].
Once i get feedback on the model, i'll get to textureing.
08-28-2003, 11:59 PM
i love that film so much, tho i think you mean lilo, not milo.
model is looking cool, tho hard to tell when he's not posed at all, to me his legs look a little long, but then again he's quite hunched in the film. you gonna be animating him, cos that would be fun!
make him an elvis suit too!
08-29-2003, 01:42 AM
He's coming along... looks like a stylized version of the original. Cute interpretation!
I had to model him and a few other L&S characters - check out their approval sheets in the "3D" section: http://www.machine3d.com
It was really helpful for me to print out a bunch of reference shots and had them posted on the wall around the monitor -- makes it easy to refer to the source and accurately model.
08-29-2003, 05:12 AM
You really nailed the likeness of Stitch, Joe.
Thank you for sharing your work!
You reasearched your subject and it really shows.
In particulare, I really like your modeling of his hands and feet...
Do you have anywire frames?
I would love to take a look at those because, as is, i certainly cheated by simplifying them.
I was only working from a single image of him sitting down, looking cute. I haven't even seen the movie...
I didn't do my research and it really shows.
I've been schooled. :)
It's back to modeling for me. :)
08-29-2003, 05:40 AM
I wouldn't say schooled... heck, it was a job and we were given style books and tons of other stuff! ;)
Will dig up those wires for ya - may take a few days...
08-29-2003, 06:31 AM
Oh, nice, so they really went to work to give you the right resources then, very nice.
I look forward to seeing the wires. No worries about the time factor.
And, just so you know, i know alot of kids put a pessimistic spin on the expression "schooled", but for me, when i get shown great work that allows me to improve/learn, then i'm quite ecstatic, especially if the person is active in the industry.
09-01-2003, 12:03 AM
It's funny. Up until a week ago, I had never seen a 3d stitch, I love the character, so one day I say 'hey! I'll model it!' So, a day later, I'm done modelling. Then a couple of my friends find a hairy stitch on xsibase.com 's frontpage, now this one! He's become a popular 3d character it seems, here's a pic of mine (about 5 hours so far):
The main thing I gotta say is...watch the shape of the body/length of extremities. his lower body's shape/length bothers me somewhat, but you are interpreting the character, so...anything goes i suppose!
01-15-2006, 11:00 PM
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