Tuesday, January 11, 2005

Sacha cartoons

Sacha asked me to draw her in cartoon and I gladly accepted the challenge. I wanted to do it manga-style, so here was my original pencil sketch:

The cat ears are a running joke between Sacha and myself.

Now, here begins my problem. My pencils are passable, but I am terrible at inking, and moreso with digital inking. Which is a shame, because I've got this nice Wacom tablet. Anyway, I did give it a try, and here is the result:

Coloring needs some work, because I should be introducing shading and all that, but I'll leave that for when I get better at it.

Inking and coloring were done on Gimp, by the way.