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Video Sketches

Video Sketch 1- Sketchbook Pro Doodle

By February 8, 2011No Comments

Another way of having fun is to teach people how to draw cartoon characters. I’ve taught a few adults and even small groups of children as little as age 7 a few basic fundamentals that sent them well on their way. I wanted to share a few Video Sketches to show you basically how I start each of my characters. I plot out the form using very simple shapes that help establish the volume. I feel these basic building blocks are essential in creating a character that has a decent sense of weight because it creates an illusion that there’s mass there on paper. From there it’s just your imagination that drives it home. Stay tooned for further examples.

Here’s the final sketch

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