Thursday, June 16, 2011

Second Take on Tom Elowitz

Here's my second take on the character Tom Elowitz from the story that I'm writing. Overall, I'm liking this design over the first.

In the first design, Tom was too clean-cut looking. I was using Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra as reference, but it didn't seem to fit. For this design, I used Stan Laurel and Roger Radcliffe (101 Dalmations) as reference.

Name that Movie 2!

Thursday, June 2, 2011

A New Project - First Take on Tom Elowitz

I've been itching to do some more writing/storyboarding, so I've been at it writing a story.

Currently, I've been writing a film tentatively called "Make Someone Happy", inspired by the Jimmy Durante song of the same name (

The film follows Tom Elowitz, a young toy maker, who just wants to make people happy with his toys and overall jovial demeanor.

Here's my first take on what Tom might look like: