My idea for Hand of Rel story.
SO, THIS IS TAKING a lot longer than I had originally anticipated. Freaking Flash puppets! As I’ve stated before, this is a one man operation, and I’m slowly having to teach myself things about Flash that I really never understood. Good news? I’m starting to get it! THE HEADER IMAGE for this post is a … Continue reading Animation Update #12: Flash Puppets
Here’s the new design that Niko did for Rel Rel! This will be her appearance in the animation. It’s amazing! He minimized the design, and made it less sketchy, and easier to animate. Let’s see if I can do the artwork justice. Can’t wait to start animating it! Artwork is owned and copyrighted © 2014 … Continue reading Animation Update #8: Rel Rel’s New Design
SO, YOU MAY have noticed that Rel Rel also sometimes goes by the name of Sinny. Well, that was originally her name. JEN CAME UP WITH the story and the concept behind The Adventures of Rel Rel. The whole thing began as a story about Sinny (a character Jen based on herself), Sinny’s doll Lily, … Continue reading Is it Rel Rel or Sinny?
Rel Rel has an ideal of what she looks like as a “Super Hero”. She made up a world in her head, and this is the version of herself as a Chef. A reflection of how she feels. Red eyes. Feral. With an appetite for freedom.
So, in the Adventures of Rel Rel: Lost Mirror, Rel begins the story by drawing a picture of herself. “…This is how I’d look if I were a super hero.” The cape should actually be longer. I was tired and lazy that day, and I ended up trying to cram it into the box/page/area. This … Continue reading Rel Rel’s Imagination
This is the original design for The Adventures of Rel Rel: Lost Mirror. My brother, Niko, helped me focus the character, and strengthen the design. He’s an amazing artist, and I was fortunate to be able to work with him. See more of his work here.
Here’s the third and final illustration for our book.
Here’s the second illustration for our book. This is where Rel Rel meets Lily for the first time. More coming soon!
Here’s the first illustration for our book. More coming soon.