PIXEL CONTEST-DEADLINE JAN 30! (UP TO 1450 POINTS)holding another contest cause why not!!!More Like This
anyway, this one is going to be a pixel contest, because i love pixels so much wow..
( u should share this w/ ur friends )
How it will work:
✿ There will be two categories: pixels dolls and icons
✿ You may enter as much as you want and for either category you want
✿There will be two winners for each category
✿ It must be your own art. I would think that's a given but some people might ask. Please do not copy other people's pixels. If I find out that you are doing so then you won't be able to take part.
✿You can enter as much as you want ( please do not ask hhhhhh )
✿ Pixels ONLY. If it's anything else I will not count it as an entry.
✿ The deadline is January 30th. ( might be extended if i dont get enough entries )
✿ This will be based on quality, not quantity. Drawing more than one character p
Notes on Character DesignI received the question pictured below at my tumblr blog. In case it's useful to anyone here, I decided to go ahead and use this otherwise dormant journal to share the article I put together in response.More Like This
Character design and drawing are tome-sized topics and even if I had all the answers (I don't - I have a lot to learn), I'm not sure I could communicate them effectively. Here are some thoughts an ideas that might help, though.
First, some general things...
Let some of that anxiety go. This isn't a hard science. There's no wrong way, no rigid process you must adhere to, no shoulds or shouldn'ts except those you designate for yourself. This is one of the fun parts of being an artist, really - have a heady good time with it.
- Be patient.
A design is something gradually arrived at. It takes time and iteration and revision. You'll throw a lot of stuff away, and you'll i