Over the past two weeks I’ve shown the development for the opening scene of Last Viking. Here’s the first roughs, and here’s some more developed ideas.
This week I’ll show the final rough and pencil outlines, and how I got there.
I’d decided the scene would take place in Josh’s bedroom. He’d be in a cubby house with his dog at night, and there’d also be a panel on the right set in the morning.
Here’s the closest I’d got so far:
My next experiment would be trying a more dramatic birds-eye perspective. I did some smaller thumbnails:
Continue reading “The all important opening scene- part 3”
Norm, Cate and I met up a few weeks ago to discuss the scene where Josh meets the bullies. We needed a new approach to the scene, as the old way wasn’t working.
We sat in a cafe and threw some ideas around; in the end, we’d come up with this.
Doesn’t look like much, I’m sure- let me zoom in a bit…
The idea was to have a number of tall panels with a continuous background, and different scenes playing out at different times.
Continue reading “Sketching a scene”