Adam West


Went a bit more experimental this time around. Sometimes coloring outside of the lines is just as fun.

Floppy


For me, the best way to explore Photoshop is to build something that already exists.

Schoolism Character Design: Assignment 1


“Always keep learning” is my motto. And because I’ve always desired to take courses to improve my craft, I recently signed up to take a character design course on Schoolism. Here’s my iterative process and final design for a character description I was assigned before progressing to Lesson 2.

Great Forest thumbnails


Thumbnails are integral to my design process. I like to explore the possibilities before I start. References play a huge role in my thumbnail explorations. I look at color, texture, values and composition in photo references and distill my thumbnails down to the basic essence of what I see.