Fox Groom, Ainu servant, and Father

Obasan

I think she needs some hair pins sticking out of her head. This is my…

Hiraku and Mariko color concept

These are my first color ideas for Hiraku and Mariko. I will leave it up…

Mariko final design

After a bunch of research, this is what Mariko’s final linear design looks like.

Mariko idea

I decided that I didn’t want Mariko to look like a smaller version of Obasan…

Teaser

Getting warmed up

Bullies sketches and Mariko follows Hiraku

Atmosphere and visual effects are a big part of this story because it is centered…

Story beats and more character explorations

I have to remind myself that drawing is not about creating a masterpiece immediately so…

Lots to learn

Story beat #1 – Hiraku’s auntie (Obasan) tells him that Foxes get married on days…

More concept sketches

I’m new at character designing so I’m already running out of ideas. Some of the…