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Offline BoodyA

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Characters

on: February 24, 2014, 11:25:40 am
Hello :D , I was making a few pixel characters of my IRL friends :D , and I was wondering if iam doing something wrong? I am not pleased with how they came out :P , I was heading for the bobble head look :D , I think I might of pillow shaded the faces? iam not sure :) please go ahead and edit if you'd like any help is greatly appreciated :D  (note those black things are skateboards Iam going to make different postures after correcting the shading etc :D )


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Offline Tourist

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Re: Characters

Reply #1 on: February 27, 2014, 08:17:11 pm
Everyone is cross-eyed. 

Use the range of skin tone values that you have to suggest different eye shapes or expressions.  It only takes a few pixels at the corners of the eyes to do this.  Here are some examples:



Hope this helps,
Tourist