This Monday I have launched the new web comic called Feathered Affairs, satirical take on foreign affairs, current affairs, politics, economy, sports and (international) life in general. Some of you might remember that I have worked on a similar comic - United Poultry. This time I partnered with Vancouver based Rob Weber, who writes and tweets, we refreshed the characters and added few more, like northern north-american Jay and east-asian Ming. The comics will be published daily, you can follow it on featheredaffairs.com, through RSS feed www.featheredaffairs.com/feed, as well as @featheredtree tweets. In addition, in the next few months the birds
A brief overview of various character designs that I have produced for games, films, attractions and personal projects. To drill into individual projects please check the Characters section of the Portfolio.
I created Droppy character to spice up a computer interactive about water stewardship at Bow Habitat Station in Calgary. I wanted to create a simple personification of the clean water that kids can empathize with. (more…)
Fred and Flo are characters created for the Francophone dept at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, with the purpose of being social networks avatars for the dept. Final designs (more…)
American Zoo and Aquarium Association developed an educational website for kids that included interactive comic book. I got the task of developing dozens of characters, animals and the environments that kids can drag and drop into their own comic strip. Here are few of the characters. More characters from the same project... (more…)
BC Hydro Power Smart wanted to create engaging traveling exhibit - Conservation Lab, including a video and an interactive component, to promote energy conservation. Exhibit space was limited within the traveling trailer, where 3 screens were placed on a wall surrounded by black light painted energy waves. The audience followed the 5 minute animation/video and after that used 3 button controller in front of them to participate in the quiz game. Big task was to come up with iconic character design that can lead the show. NRG is a cute light bulb kind of creature with his face in a display (suggesting
John is a character from my own United Poultry platoon comics - an american, sort of militaristic, eagle (more…)