Friday, May 20, 2011

Victor Dubrovsky

I came across one of these lil guys as I was researching on a project a few months ago. It instantly stole the heart of my art director and producer, so I made a mental note to see what else Victor had on the web- and I'm glad I didn't forget to go back.
Obviously this isn't your typical feature animation character designer work. I don't even know how people make felt needle things. Still I consider them to be appropriate for CharBlarg, since they have a specific shape language and poses that create independent personalities while still belonging to the same design family. And they're crazy-cute! Here's the entire selection, if you'd like to further investigate...

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Jacob Weinstein

Do you like basketball? Well, too bad I do. And I also like Jacob Weinstein's illustrations of NBA greats. His caricature of Blake Griffin is so amazingly dead on. A few prints are available for purchase here