View Full Version : Strange Behavior (Illustration) Entry: Brian J. Read

06-25-2007, 03:30 PM
Brian J. Read is entered in the "Strange Behavior Challenge" update: View Challenge Page (

Latest Update: Concept Sketch or 3D pre-visualization: fishbowls (

06-25-2007, 03:34 PM
Going to keep an eye on you Brian! :)

06-25-2007, 03:37 PM
Going to keep an eye on you Brian! :)

guess someone has to :wise:

not sure how much time I will have...and Dimitris has pulled me in to team up on the short film section as well...but the theme is more my sort of thing this time round :)

06-25-2007, 03:54 PM
i'll sit back and enjoy this one:scream:good luck and all the best mate

06-25-2007, 04:50 PM
:applause: Welcome back for another challenge

I'll be watching this one closely!! :bounce:

06-26-2007, 11:38 PM
fly high pig! :D

06-26-2007, 11:49 PM
piglet! I can't wait to see what you'll end up doing for this one, your last few challenge entries have been beautiful.

06-27-2007, 12:18 AM
YAp indeed!HAve been following your last entrys too, and I really liked them a lot too.Take my seat also,sit back and be'll having pleasure watching you!Good luck and great fun!

06-27-2007, 06:23 AM
Flying Pig, a concept for "strange behaviour"...
Welcome master !

06-27-2007, 11:05 AM
Nice to see you here, Brian.
I thought i'd give it another go. Looking forward to seeing your stuff....good luck.


06-28-2007, 11:22 PM
pig finally in challenge, wonder if he finish

man dis gonna be so easy for u , just do anyhtin p.young

guarantee will be strange behaviour even if u dont notice


06-29-2007, 10:28 AM
:p stop feeling sorry for yourself and join...after all strange come easially for you in particular

06-29-2007, 10:40 AM
Hey Brian!! Good to be colourin'in with you again... or it would be IF YOU'D DONE ANYTHING YET!?

C'mon lazybones... get your crayons out...

06-29-2007, 10:50 AM
or it would be IF YOU'D DONE ANYTHING YET!?

C'mon lazybones... get your crayons out...

lol I'm sketchin' I'm sketchin' already jeeeeezzz :D

nah been a bit tied up with work and son atm, but I am going through a few ideas...nothing I REALLY like atm but it's all part of the brainstorming motions...will hopefully post something soon though,

Cheers and great start on your behalf too (even if you did do one of the ideas I was also thinking of :rolleyes: )


06-29-2007, 12:10 PM
Welcome Brian,

looking forward to see your sketches. :arteest:

Good luck with the challenge.


06-29-2007, 12:22 PM (

OK guess we all have to start somewhere, and I have had a few more ideas while doodling on this.
At any rate some of the strangest behavior I have ever seen has come out of garden often involving moles or dandelions O_o and think I may just do a dandelion take next, or a reverse the on the moles here....all still very much brainstorming atm though

06-29-2007, 01:00 PM
hehe looks great! keep em comming..

06-29-2007, 01:34 PM (

this one just came to me is just a quicky sketch atm but I think I could have some fun with this one

06-29-2007, 01:38 PM
Ha,HA ronffl ronffl!Funny that is!Nice sketches!

06-29-2007, 02:00 PM
love the one with the mole best but they all look great...

06-29-2007, 02:02 PM
haha the monks are great! ding dong! :D

06-29-2007, 03:05 PM (

not easy trying to be funny and make a point at the same time :(

07-02-2007, 08:53 AM (

really really REALY quick and ugly sketch slapped down in the last few minutes (very short on time atm :( ) but it's an idea that has sort of been floating around in my head since friday, inspired a bit buy a line from Pink Floyd's "wish you were here" a bit from things observed...and the rest i will leave open to any rate I will spend some time and come up with decent sketch later....first I need coffee

07-02-2007, 10:48 AM
the last one is really great but i still love the first mole sketch (angle and all makes it very dynamic)...

07-02-2007, 11:00 AM
nahhh that last sketch is just for me to get the rough concept down, the actual composition and perspective will I think be very different and hopefully more dynamic

07-02-2007, 11:38 AM
Looking very promising......keep rolling, mate.


07-02-2007, 03:52 PM
:scream:very interesting indeed,wanna see this futher develope

07-02-2007, 05:53 PM
wanna see this futher develope

yeah me too actually....and it's all Paul's fault for comming up with an idea that actually had ........."meaning" :rolleyes::D.........sort of got me thinking surreal thoughts though and anyway making something decent out of the concept sketch should be bit of a challenge for me :cool:

at the moment though it is back to drawing cars and crowds from really annoying angles :P

oh and I still plan to do the moles and monks at a laters date :)

07-04-2007, 05:09 PM
Some great ideas and descriptive sketches here, particulary like the gold fish bowls - could be very funny and full of surreal meanings...

Looking forwrd to more.

07-07-2007, 12:51 AM
yo, piggy, look:




07-07-2007, 12:55 AM
I actually like this latest one best, its got an emotional element that the mole wars just dont have. Just an odd surreality to it.

07-07-2007, 07:50 AM
yo, piggy, look:




LOL, cool

nothing like sitting on TNT to give you a bang

@ drewfarr, graphicgolem, thanks, just have to see if I can make it work now... personally I am not too sure atm if it will perhaps end up being a bit too cliché

07-09-2007, 08:52 PM
Hi there flyingP! Great sketches, even the last ugly one ;) joke, hehe.. Im waiting to see what u had in mind by this idea, but for now my vote is for mole wars. It looks so promissing and funny as well :) good luck!

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