Art preview of a character with the working title, ‘Lunker’. As of late focusing not only on ‘uppin’ the ante’ of the painting and drawing skills, but also selling the physical and emotional attributes of my characters hopefully so the audience can feel what im trying to convey.
Illustration of an (augmented human) ex-military outlaw making his last stand after destroying some evil robots in a sea of fire. Before releasing new work I stare at it for DAYS after its done to try to find mistakes, sometimes i find structural/compositional issues i obviously cant change. But for this one, i thought the […]
‘Darrell | The Hustla’ an animation concept art piece i designed for a production company who i did several characters for, you can see one of the previous ones here: http://www.maijintheartist.com/cai/. In the design brief they tasked me to mix anime, disney, and hip hop styles into the characters. it was fun to develop my […]
This is ‘CAI’! an animation concept art piece i designed for a production company who saw the ‘button” character i designed for a previous client (See here: http://www.maijintheartist.com/art/button/ ) and they wanted to create something similar to that but with its own distinct style. In the design brief they tasked me to mix anime, disney, […]
I was contacted to work on animation project for a client, the client presented me with a concept design brief which outlined their vision for a dystopian alternate universe/world, but with no solid physical description of the characters, i was tasked to conceptualize both the protagonist (Nero) and ‘Dusk’ who will serve as the antagonist […]
Concept Art preview of The Demon King character i designed for a client’s animation project i was hired to work on. Less tonal value here to achieve that “anime-ish / animation” style. This is the concept design we decided to go with because the client wanted a more medieval fantasy look than the previous anime […]
‘DV1 Concept Art Sketch + Color Comps’ These are iterations of a character i designed (anime-ish style) for a client commission which ended up not making the final cut of the cast of main characters for their animation project i was hired to work on. As you can see for each design i sent different […]