Monday, January 15, 2007

Lesson 4: Two-legged Characters -- Rabbit & Duck

ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive Project Blog: Meta: The $100,000 Animation Drawing Course- Lesson 4

In this lesson we graduate to full-body two-legged characters. Here are the first two of the three:

These really take a long time to do, but I learn so much from it. As I'm drawing, I keep trying to see it with fresh eyes, and every time I do, I see something wrong. As a result, I spend as much time erasing as drawing.

The practice is paying off, because both of the above drawings (mine are the ones in the middle) are my first try, without any checking other than by eye.