Keep up-to-date with Free tutorials!!

 

Sign up to our twice-monthly newsletter today for the latest tutorials, interviews and product information.

Sign me up to receive third-party emails from 3dtotal's partners, too!

- Latest news
- Exclusive Shop Offers
- Preview early content
- Plus much more

 

Not Ready to take that step? OK, Why not just Subscribe to the RSS Feed

 
submit tutorial
1 | 2 | 3
Making Of 'Where is the Yum Yum???'

| Your Rating:
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full
(7 Votes)
| 55273 Views
| 0 Comments
| Comments 0
Date Added: 23rd July 2012
Software used:
Keywords:
1564_tid_09.jpg

Introduction

Hi there! My name is Ken Barthelmey, and I am a 22 year old freelance illustrator and concept artist. In this tutorial I will talk about the working process I used to create my latest picture, Where is the Yum Yum???.

The picture shows a funny T-Rex searching for his food. It was my intention to create a perfect balance between realism, characterization and humor.

Sketching

At the beginning, I usually create several thumbnails to find a good composition (Fig.01). I finished the dinosaur drawing itself a long time ago and when I came across it again, I thought it would be good enough to justify making an illustration with the dinosaur as the focus.

1564_tid_01.jpg
Fig. 01


I began to make a couple of environment sketches. It's very useful to make a lot of pencil sketches first. You can put them together afterwards in Photoshop (Fig.02). The sketch sort of serves as a guideline, thus it's easier for me to color the picture afterwards.

1564_tid_02.jpg
Fig.02



continued on next page >

 
1 | 2 | 3
Related Tutorials

Steve the Space Explorer

by Morten Jaeger
published on 2016-09-02

Keywords: Morten Jaeger, Maya, making of, cartoon

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star nonerating star none (2)
Comments 0 Views 3921

Cartoon robot

by Aekkarat Sumutchaya
published on 2016-08-09

Keywords: Aekkarat Sumutchaya, photoshop, cartoon, robot

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star nonerating star none (2)
Comments 0 Views 3252

Making Of 'Carnostaurus Sastrei'

by Damir G. Martin
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: character, creature, dinosaur, carnotaurus,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star none (3)
Comments 0 Views 43362

Making Of '65 MYA'

by Vlad Konstantinov
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: scene, landscape, trees, water, dinosaur,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star half (6)
Comments 1 Views 74782
Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
no comments!
No comments yet. Be the first to comment!
Add Your Comment..