Brian Kesinger: Character DrivenBrian Kesinger: Character Driven by techgnotic
Disney Artist Brian Kesinger on Creating Story through Character
Foreword by techgnotic
It is with great pleasure we welcome BrianKesinger as a guest writer to the Today Page Editorial Team. Considering his authentic citizenship within the deviantART community, his thoughts and insights will be of great value to all aspiring artists, illustrators, writers and others involved in any creative endeavor. For over 18 years, Brian has worked for Walt Disney Studios on films like Big Hero 6, Winnie the Pooh, Tarzan, Tangled, Wreck It Ralph and Bolt. Brian is author and illustrator of his own oct
It honestly felt like gimp 2.8/my laptop/the universe was doing everything in its power to stop me from completing this picture. But weeks later, it is done, so take that, universe!
This is supposed to take place during the two year time skip, when Apen ran away to escape from the pesky Enel. I was going to draw him with a grumpy expression, but then I considered all the irritating things that have been happening to him lately, and decided that maybe he liked sailing, or maybe he was thinking of Melly or something.
The colours are much brighter than I meant them to be, especially with how red the sail/boat is and how purple his shirt is, but I think they turned out well, oddly enough. The ship is not anatomically correct, so to speak, and I am very much aware of that, but I couldn’t (*cough was too lazy to cough*) find many good reference pics of American Rovers.