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Postby yo » May 13th, 2016, 2:56 pm

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Trying to get into the habit of making these.

A smartphone video from 2008 from the old Core77.com series I did. This was in real time. Boy has video capture and editing improved in the last few years!


Mobile emergence clinic. This one was from 2011:


A skull I did for Halloween last year in 2015:


A Millennium Falcon from December of 2015 just for funnies:


A watch I did a couple of weeks ago, this was highly sped up:


And a pair of Polk headphones from last week:

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Postby yo » May 13th, 2016, 2:57 pm

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I'll try to keep adding to this, so any suggestions of anything you would like to see?

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The next iphone my marketing people want.

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Postby yo » May 13th, 2016, 5:07 pm

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rounded rectangle... next... :-)

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Postby yo » May 13th, 2016, 5:16 pm

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you said iPhone, I heard chair... typical designer with selective comprehension...


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Postby mcpbowman » May 16th, 2016, 2:45 am


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I wouldn't mind seeing how you go about sketching the cars you do - I always struggle with proportions when I try!

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Postby yo » May 16th, 2016, 10:42 am

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alright, cool, I'll do one of those next.

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Postby rbid » May 16th, 2016, 2:54 pm


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How about a Cyclist-Centric Backpack? That could be cool. :D

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Postby yo » May 16th, 2016, 3:49 pm

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alright, you got it, I'll get it on the list, rbid!

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Postby cwatkinson » May 16th, 2016, 3:50 pm

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a blue duck, cause ive never seen a blue duck

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Postby NURB » May 18th, 2016, 8:39 pm

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cwatkinson wrote:a blue duck, cause ive never seen a blue duck
And to tell you the truth, I kinda wanted to see one.
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Postby yo » May 29th, 2016, 12:12 pm

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OK, mcpbowerman asked me to do a video of a car sketch. Here is a quick sketch technique I sometimes use. This sketch took 20 minutes. After laying down an underlay to work through the perspective and the design in Sharpie, a clean sheet was put over top and a series of cool grey marker strokes laid down. Once the overall form took shape, a layer of sharpie lifework was laid overtop. A few finishing strokes of marker and colored pencil, and a fast but communicative sketch is complete.


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Postby smyoung » May 29th, 2016, 3:09 pm


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Keep them coming, Yo! I've never thought to overlay a second page to draw on top of it. Mind=blown :D

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Postby yo » May 30th, 2016, 7:33 pm

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Sharron, I'm glad it helped. The practice of using underlays is key to my work flow. Typically in the first pass I'm just working out the design. In the second pass I work through the perspective, then the third overlay is the final lifework to be colored up.

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Postby mcpbowman » May 31st, 2016, 3:16 am


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Brilliant! Thanks for the upload Yo, you make it look so easy!

Using underlays is something that I tend not to do unless I'm working on an exploded sketch or something of that nature, but I can see it definitely helps to get the initial design down and then use overlays to finalise.

I'll have to make this more of a standard technique I think! :)

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