This was one of the exercise we’ve done for Beverley Ransom‘s wonderful Drawing for 3D Modelling and Animation -course. Blind Contour is a drawing technique where you draw the contour of an subject – in this case my own face – while you’re not allowed to look at the paper. You can look at your drawing only when repositioning the pen. I absolutely love this technique. It’s so much fun. And the self portrait turned out freaking awesome.
This is a my concept design sketch of a French French Fries Town in perspective for Matthew Lyon’s character design course. Idea and drawing by me. It’s drawn with blue Col Erase pencil. I think this would look cool coloured, don’t you think?
Last weekend I hopped on a school bus and travelled to Ottawa International Animation Festival OIAF. I was so happy I went. I saw amazing animation feature films and short films all over the world. Especially I enjoyed attending the talks where the artists shared their behind the scenes stories for example from such films as the The Breadwinner and Coco. The weekend was so good. Maybe next time I visit OIAF I have my own short film featured there. Wouldn’t that be something.
Have you done the 16 personalities test? I did it last night and got ENFP-T. I was so overwhelmed how point on the result was: creative, enthusiastic, charismatic, curious, friendly but also over thinking things, emotional and very independent. I couldn’t have described my personality better myself. I’m going to use this knowledge to better myself – especially career wise – in the future. Do the test and let me know if your result is as accurate?
If there’s a challenge ENFPs face when selecting a career, it isn’t that they lack talent or options or drive, it’s that there are so many things out there that are just cool.
First video from Toronto. First speed drawing comicstrip video. First time riding a mechanical bull. Try something new everyday. So worth it.
This is my Autumn 2017 moodboard. I’ve told you before my healthy obsession to create moodboards from inspirational illustration, quotes and photographs I find from Pinterest. And then I use them as my wallpaper. As it is a beginning of a new – in so many ways – season I put on my rosy glasses and imagined what this Autumn is gonna be about: art, 3D, new friends, travel and laughter.
Before we head into Autumn and the exchange studies in 3D animation in Toronto Canada I wanted to give my last tribute to an awesome summer in Finland. Weather-wise it wasn’t the warmest but otherwise it was one warmhearted summer with awesome people (and cats). Thank you summer for being so good for us. See you again next year.