Here are some illustrations I created for a project called “Splurgle!” This Leapfrog game features a raindrop named Splurgle, who needs to navigate his way through a series of pipes to get back to his lake. My part in this project was to illustrate a series of panels that would explain ideas like volume andContinue reading “Art From “Splurgle!””
Here is my new animation reel highlighting the work I did at InLight Entertainment. We did a number of projects for Disney, Pixar, Nickelodeon and many others over the eleven years I worked there.
This past summer I worked on a title for Leapfrog’s new Leap Pad called Disney Animation Artist. It was a tough project, but worth the effort in the end – and it’s been one of the top sellers for the Leap Pad. I was creating drawing and animation lessons using Disney’s heritage characters; Mickey,Continue reading “Disney Animation Artist”
I did quite a few storyboard drawings for Cars 2 on the Explorer. There was a ton of work to do, so keeping the sketches loose and quick was the way to go. That’s Finn McMissile in the foreground (above). He was voiced by Michael Caine -one of my favorite actors. My father said heContinue reading “Storyboard sketches from Cars 2”
I built and textured three of the characters for the CARS 2 Explorer title; Lightning McQueen, Pacer and Sheriff. Of the three characters I found Sheriff (bottom image) the most difficult to do. It wasn’t that he was more complicated than the others, it was that I had less reference to go by. I woundContinue reading “Cars 2 – Models”
This was one of my favorite scenes to do. When the staff at Leapfrog saw it they thought it came from Pixar, so that was a nice compliment. Here is the rough as rendered in Maya: And here is the final version after painting:
Hi, This is my first ever blog post so I thought I’d put up a few images I did for work last year. I work for Inlight Entertainment in Victoria, BC, Canada as an artist. We produced a Cars 2 title for the Leapfrog Explorer. One of the things I liked about doing this projectContinue reading “Art from Cars 2”