Demon Princes 3: The First Storyboard!

When we last left out hero, me, I was struggling with making my designs “animation friendly”. I had resolved on good advice to not just simply make drawings with less lines, but also to ponder the question on what makes an animation good. I’ll spare you having to look at further of my scribbly studies […]

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Demon Princes 2: Feedback City

  To recap: I decided to do a portfolio project based on my favorite bookseries: the Demon Princes. I had made some initial designs that I liked and was showing them off to people I met.   Well one of those people was veteran animator Nanda van Dijk who took one look at the character […]

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Demon Princes 1 : Drawing the Myriad Worlds of Jack Vance

Ah Vance! I know no other author that has had a bigger influence on me. Settling down to read any of his great works is always a treat! From his prose, to his characters and his wonderfully vivid descriptions:     He was a large man, surprisingly ugly for this age when a pointed nose […]

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