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11-11-2002, 10:33 AM
Just did this today :) It's my dear mascot, Squid, pointing (supposedly to an 'Enter' sign) in a funky manner... ;) hehe... inspired by jap illustrator, Falcoon. That guy is just sooo cool.
11-11-2002, 03:04 PM
Lov your drawingstyle !!Nice website too!:D
Just perfect, love the sketchy look, gives him so much life.
CooL work as always :thumbsup: :buttrock:
psychedelic mind: that's cool... :thumbsup: very impressive and "alive". like your site too...
u said that u created this character inspired by some Falcoon guy... I haven't heard anything about him/her. May be you could post some linxx???
thanx in advance ;)
11-11-2002, 11:41 PM
Hi PsychedelicMind ,
I love your perspective hand (well you know I like very much drawing with perspectives:) ),the character is so alive and the pose itīs fully of movement ,hey the hair Squid is similar as mine drawing you remember ;
Iīm just finishing the entire body of the OktopusIndian-Warrior ,I hope you like it when I had finish it ,after all they can be brothers ,no?:beer: ,I would like to have that rough style that you got,itīs so fresh man!:thumbsup:
11-12-2002, 02:08 AM
2cool, Najd--> thanks y'all for the comments! Much appreciated!...
Vudu --> I created Squid (during my last few months in school) before i even heard of Falcoon. It's Falcoon's posing and coloring style that I tried to imitate.
here's his website (there is some, er hmm, nudity in there. so be careful, ne.). He does many fighting game characters in addition to his own personal work. and even stuff from Jo-Jo's bizzare adventures....
Wilky --> Yesh, Squid's got squid legs on his head... practice more and you'll get ur own style! whoohoo! :D
PsychedelicMind :: a-ah! now i see :) I looked thru Falcoon's site... his figures lack proportion and scaling sometimes. But never the less - cool coz they have "the mood" (or how do u call it)...
BTW ur pic reminds me some graffiti-style sketches (Can2 in particular)... ... ...
11-12-2002, 06:52 PM
I'd like to call his way of drawing "stylized proportions" :) itz disproportionate on purpose, and itz cool the way he warps the perspective around his characters. :)
Can2 is german graffiti writer... THE MASTER so to say :) :)
11-13-2002, 03:51 AM
Nice posing and colour. great work. For your website?
11-13-2002, 07:18 AM
Yuppers :) This pic is my new splash page!
and GOSH that Can2 guy is really something!
11-14-2002, 01:59 PM
I first saw your site today when you amde a post on my pictures, I became intruiged and decided to check out your stuff.
I really like it, very NICE work and you capture posing a body langue very well.. i hope to be able to do that as well as you can.
11-14-2002, 02:09 PM
hoo hoo :D thanks a bunch, Superstar! hehe... with much practice, you'll eventually be able to draw real well! :thumbsup: just keep practicing and have fun doing it! :D
11-15-2002, 08:26 AM
very very nice style! ...and technique too :thumbsup:
squid and psychedelic mind are really wonderful!
11-15-2002, 08:55 AM
hey psyc... just one more thing...
"Zoro" not "Zorro" from One Piece... Zorro is another characther :wip:
11-15-2002, 09:37 AM
GASP! I spelt Zoro's name WRONG!!! AAAAA! NOOOO! SACRILAGE! :argh: Thanks, Panta, for telling me brrr... can't believe I made that mistake... :surprised
thanks also for the comments :D
11-15-2002, 02:43 PM
I love this one because itīs so dynamic & very simple esp with those shortened forearm!!!
11-15-2002, 06:15 PM
eheh defending one of my favourite cartoons always make me happy ^__^
01-13-2006, 11:00 PM
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