God, has been too long since I last painted anything
Character belongs to http://gullacassii.tumblr.com !
teeth tips by boarbarian
every single person you know has something in their life and past that is probably worth collapsing to the ground in an uncontrollably sobbing heap over, so be nice to each other and tell good jokes
(Source: ponchopeligroso, via mothgirlinpanties)
They found me
if you say “Not safe for work” out loud in front of your blog They will come
Fiasko0: whoops lost a follower on my art blog
Fiasko0: Hoping it was one of those bots
Fiasko0: Why did I say art blog
Fiasko0: PORN blog
Fiasko0: My fingers are doing their own thing
Fiasko0: need to drink more
Fiasko0: See, for my fingers porn=art
Good morning winter, I missed you too
How about a blast from the past?
Frozen just came out, and ”The Art of Frozen” book is also available for purchase, but since I haven’t seen what is included of my work in the book yet, I’ll post a few things I gathered from the work I’ve done on the movie.
The work I did consisted mostly of character designing- mainly Kristoff and Anna, and some Elsa. I started work on Frozen I think from all the way back in 2009.
Minus this very first image of Kristoff and Anna, these images will probably be from the earliest versions. The visual development from later and most recent versions will probably be in part 2 and part 3.
These drawings are the very first designs I did for Anna and Kristoff.
As many of you may know, animated films go through various changes, which includes characters and their personalities. In this early version, Anna and Kristoff’s characters were different from who they are in the final film.
The main cultural reference we focused on back then was a group of reindeer-herding indigenous group of Scandinavians called the Sami People. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sami_people)
So I started from there with these designs, trying to be as faithful as I can to their unique and beautiful costumes.
Some variations of Kristoff:
Probably the most different thing about the earliest version was the Snow Queen her self.
Here are some designs of her based off the earliest iterations:
It’s always a little uneasy seeing your old work, and even more so to share it with everyone. I drew differently, and thought of drawing differently. But seeing these drawings from 4 years ago, and how much movement has happened since then, gives me anticipation for my growth as an artist in the future. Hopefully I’ll be at a much better, different place 4 years from now too.
Also, congratulations to the whole Frozen crew for creating such a hit. Now just comes the good part.:)
If you would like to see more of the artistry gone into Frozen by many people, check out “The Art of Frozen”: http://www.amazon.com/The-Art-Frozen-Charles-Solomon/dp/1452117160
All the images from Frozen is the property of the Walt Disney company.
Part 2 and Part 3 coming soon..
oh gossshhhh, great to see some Sami love
(Sami people do not live just in Scandinavia but whatevs)
I know people who feel like they’ve wasted years of their lives because of poor choices. They spent years in a relationship that was toxic, years with an addiction, years at a job where they weren’t fulfilled. But you have to realize, nothing you have been through is ever wasted. Your past experiences, good and bad have deposited something on the inside of you. Those challenges have sharpened you to help make you who you are today. — (via themeditationresolution)