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  02 February 2006
The Journey Begins Challenge (2D) Entry: Michal Matczak

Michal Matczak is entered in the "The Journey Begins Challenge" update: View Challenge Page

Latest Update: Concept Sketch: "Awaiting for pickup :) "
 
  02 February 2006
Hey Mike!
welcome aboard.. Good luck..
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  02 February 2006
Hey, Mike

Thanks for welcome! Another chalenge so fast, nice The DO keep us busy OK, I'm off to make some sketches!


 
  02 February 2006
Welcome, Now u have plenty of time to work on something!
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  02 February 2006
Hi Michal
Welcome back dude
Good luck and have fun
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  02 February 2006
Thanks guys, yeah, now I have plenty of time and I'll sure have fun with it! Got some sketches, just need to scan them. I'll post them soon.
 
  03 March 2006
Concept Sketch: Sketches



These are some sketches I've picked. I tried to lay down a few ideas, trying to determine which is the best : a journey of trouts up the streams to mating grounds; some kind of little critter ( I think it could be an ant in the future ) that sets off to unknown on the other side of the Great Lake; two faerie sketches - travelling in packs; a hellish idea of a school attending.

Any comments would be much appreciated.

Last edited by MikeTheHunter : 03 March 2006 at 03:28 PM.
 
  03 March 2006
The first two sketches are really good. And the school one is really funny. But I couldn't tell you which one to go with, hard to choose.

Good luck and free time!
 
  03 March 2006
great approach to the challemge, its good to work it out, and i love the way u handle the light..ps the scary lookin school is just too precious
 
  03 March 2006
Smile

Dave - thanks, I'm gonna pass the "trouts jumping" one, but I'll think of the sea and the school. I have some other ideas rolling in my head, will try to put them onto paper.

Nebezial - thank you very much for the compliment. So two votes for the schoolconcept... might be a good idea to develope it
 
  03 March 2006
Concept Sketch:



I thought of one of opening lines from "Forrest Gump" - you can tell everything from one's shoes... where he's been, where he was going... It made me do this sketch. :)

First I tried to make the shoes a first plane from ground perspective, but I was missing.... a background. This feelinmg made me expand my canvas a LOT further to the extent you see. :)

I hope you like it more than the previous ones. :) I think it has a lot of potential in it, I'll focus on this idea.

Last edited by MikeTheHunter : 03 March 2006 at 11:25 PM.
 
  03 March 2006
Compo is lovely dude, stick with it and yes it has potential, good luck with this one!
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  03 March 2006
Thanks, Bryce. I really appreciate it Yeah, I tried to really work on the compo, before I went to shading. I'm really glad it shows Tommorow - and update!
 
  03 March 2006
Hi!!Mike
love your sketch it have a direction in the way that you told. i like it a lot
& best of luck!!
 
  03 March 2006
Line Art: "And if you don't keep your feet..."



I upresed, doodled a lot with the composition ( and I hope the cottage support pole doesn't cut it too much ) and proper perspective lines... made the stairs less wide, so that they don't run off the page, corrected the scale of the cottage, added first texture wash... all in all - a lot of dooding. I've also made a principal colour scheme, but I didn't like it, so I won't post it untill it's better. That will be untill tommorow I hope. :)

I would REALLY use another two days in the week, so that I have time for everything... maybe we could gather lots of signs on a petition or something?... :D Who's with me? :D
 
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