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spyro sculpt: gemcutter by MrsDrPepper spyro sculpt: gemcutter by MrsDrPepper
yesterday i sculpted and textured this little guy, my third finished sculpture. i had a couple of attempts to sculpt a gemcutter from before (one was live on stream) that didn't quite sit right with me, so yesterday i decided to go for something closer to my drawing art style and the result was 10x better! much happier with this guy. i used a drawing i had a of a gemcutter in profile:
glimmers 2 by MrsDrPepper (top right) and sculpted over it to get the silhouette down

these are his flat textures, and a couple shinier materials are used on his eyes, nose, and helmet. none of the materials i have on the program were appropriate for the rest of his body, but the lighting i put on his textures alone give him enough depth and softness imo and i really like the result!

i also put the pre-textured sculpture on there so you can kinda see that i used many more segments this time than in my 2 previous sculptures (separate head, ears, arms, legs, eyebrows, nose, etc)

i want to sculpt a lot of spyro critters tbh...
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KrazyKari Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
I've said it on Tumblr and I'll say it again...this is pretty much the best thing I've ever seen. Which program did you use, if I may ask? I may want to try it myself someday. 
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MrsDrPepper Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you kari! i hope the sculpt more spyro stuff of course :D

i'm using a free program called sculptris: pixologic.com/sculptris/
i recommend it, it's very simple and straightforward and good for a more natural sculpting experience. it's not like modeling software with a million buttons and menus that you need to watch 3 hour-long tutorials to get you making a basic character shape. you just get in there and do it with a small handful of tools
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KrazyKari Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Cool, thanks for the link! And you are very welcome! ^^ 
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