My final project is all about dwarves. The Dwarves of Dwalaak.
This is some of Paul Richards' work he did for Darksiders. I'm using it as a style reference for the armor and weapons.
These are the roughs of the 4 main characters
I haven't done much on the female or the king yet. Just trying to figure out their poses.
The king will have a crystalline crown
Seeing as how dwarves live in giant mountains, their mounts would be burrowing animals. I thought of just doing a giant mole creature, but I wanted to add ant-eater and rhino elements.
I was doing some serious thinking last night, and I think I want to go for a more stylized look. I'm thinking more in the style of Cory Loftis.
The characters have stylized anatomy. He paints just enough to describe the form and textures, but it makes a huge impact.
So going down that road, he's where I'm at with the first dwarf character:
These are the animal sketches
Stuff from Tuesday