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.