|06 June 2005||#1|
Join Date: Aug 2003
My Red Bike!, Bobby Chiu (2D)
Title: My Red Bike!
Name: Bobby Chiu
Software: Photoshop, Sketchbook Pro
CATS & DOGS SKETCHES $19.99 (free shipping worldwide)
7”x10” 72 pages of paintings, sketches, tutorials and tips, guest artists and much more!
Drawings and paintings of all sorts of different cats and dogs in all sorts of different styles: yorkies, german sheppards, bull dogs, pugs, chihuahuas, tabbies, sphynx, siamese, persian... etc.
Guest Artists - Kei Acedera, Jim Bryson, Tom Dow, Charles Guan, Nenad Jalsovec, Matt Lyon, Robin Mitchell, Elena Sedova, and Anton Vill
Please visit my site http://www.imaginismstudios.com/books.html for more samples from my books.
Many childern grow up with a dog in the family. I happen to be one of those people.
I had a big ol' german sheppard named "Major" and we were best buds. Whenever I'd get grounded (which was quite often), the only time I would be allowed out was when I took Major for a walk. In my teenage years Major and I spent alot of time together.
He was a protective companion, like dogs can be. He wouldn't let anything harm me... and no one would try.
For no other reason then because I fed him and walked him, I was his "master." He had unconditional love and loyalty to me and would obey my every command. He was willing to lay his life down for mine and I was willing to do the same.
When I read about the theme "Master and Servant," the relationship between a boy and his dog stuck out among the rest.
I wanted to illustrate the special bond a person has with his/her dog. Through this theme, I came up with an idea: A boy takes his dog to get his bike back from the local bully.
The twist: the dog is the biggest scariest mutant dog ever.
The setting: It takes place in the ghetto. A place that would be dangerous for even grown-ups, but beware, it's not the gangsters or criminals you should be most frightened of - it's a 6 year and his gigantic mutant doggie.
The senerio: The boy takes his dog to get his bike back from the neighbourhood bully. The bully is unaware of the boy and dog's presence and is laughing while telling the story of how he took a little boy's shiny new red bike. He's about half a second away from realizing that that was THE DUMBEST THING he's ever done in his life.
It's been a pleasure.
|06 June 2005||#4|
3d Artist / Animation Director
São Paulo, Brazil
Join Date: Dec 2001
Great work - Front page material!
Five stars from me, for the expression of the dog alone...
Director / Producer
|06 June 2005||#7|
Maya,XSi & a dash of Modo
Join Date: Jan 2005
Hey Bobby, great work! This is one of my favorite pieces from this contest. I have a dog as well and I can definitely relate to the relationship that u had
I really Like the composition of this piece as well as the expressions that the figures in the scene have.
Looking forward to your next piece
|06 June 2005||#10|
Slave to Drawingportfolio
Storyboard Artist/ Freelance concept/3d artist
global gaming group
I luv this image. It reminds me of the hood. I wish I had a dog that big! Congrats and hope to see you win in the contest...holla!
|06 June 2005||#11|
Join Date: Mar 2005
Your character designs are so funny, unique and awesome as usual.
But the thing that I like the most about your piece is the creativity! Your concept is one of my favorite. So much character.
I really like the relationships between the characters... it's something that anyone can relate to, especially dog owners.
Congrats on another great piece... i think this one's my favorite out of all your work.
I don't think a lot of people saw this one, compared to other entries in the contest so I'm glad you put it in the final 2d art section
|06 June 2005||#14|
Lord of the postsportfolio
Excellent work digital_bobert!
Love the idea, characters and lighting too! Only thing that kind of bothers me is the buildings and sky in the background look a little flat compared to the rest. But, overall a fantastic piece!
|06 June 2005||#15|
:: changed the past :.portfolio
EGOSOFT GAME STUDIOS
Awesome!! ***** from me
Definitely one of the best 2D M&S pics!!
Good luck to you
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