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Creative character design

Author: Bryan Tillman
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Burlington, MA : Focal Press, ©2011.
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Based on a standing-room only presentation at Comic-Con 2009 and featuring the work of professional artists, a guide to creating original characters explains how to adapt archetypes and design elements with specific techniques, in a volume that provides character model sheets and illustrative case studies. Original.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Tillman
ISBN: 9780240814957 0240814959
OCLC Number: 704379356
Description: x, 229 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: What makes for good character design? --
Why archetypes are important --
Most important part of character design --
Can you still be original anymore? --
Shapes and silhouettes --
Reference, reference, and reference-Oh my! --
Aesthetics-just what you've been waiting for --
The WOW factor --
Putting it all together.
Responsibility: Bryan Tillman.

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