CGS DSF 3552 65 mn "Cats with Guns"

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  03 March 2014
CGS DSF 3552 65 mn "Cats with Guns"

"Cats with Guns"

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  03 March 2014
Cats with guns

60 min. Very rough sketch, I hope to have time to refine a bit more.

  03 March 2014
Hey Ferx, this is really nice! I like especially the "evil look" of the blue(ish) cat.

Here is mine, finished on time:
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  03 March 2014
Ah, good sketches, both of these! Ferx - Very solid cartoony style, looks like the characters were designed rather than scribbled.

Myridiphis - You almost picked the same idea I had for this! I noted down some ideas for three of the recent themes and will try to get them drawn tomorrow. Too tired now.

I wonder if a few choice highlights with really crisp edges might help better sell the look of a metal firearm like that, even if most of it is rough? I should be able to try it with my own image, although I suspect I will just use reference for that part.
  03 March 2014
Myridiphis - Cool work. I agree with DrPetter and perhaps a bit more contrast in the kittens, but is a really nice idea.

DrPetter - thanks for your words. Cheers!


I work an hour more in the image ...

After a 1 hour more of work:

  03 March 2014
Nice refinement, Ferx. I especially like the subtle coat fabric where the light hits there in the front.

Mine ended up a bit sloppy in places. I wish I could have made some of the lines more mechanically strict. Also couldn't really decide on colors so I mushed around with a lot of variations after the initial greyscale sketch. Didn't end up using any particular reference although I googled some guns before starting out, to get a few more ideas for details.

Myridiphis: I realize it's quite common to see matte painted metal or plastic exteriors for guns, so I guess it's plausible not to have so many harsh highlights if it's not a "bling" piece.

Last edited by DrPetter : 03 March 2014 at 11:41 AM.
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