Autumn Cottage, Brimpsfield, Cotswolds, England. posted by Cotswolds Cascade
James Lopez is a veteran Disney animator (The Lion King, Pocahontas, Paperman) who is trying to raise funding for his primarily hand-drawn short film, Hullabaloo, with hopes of eventually finding a studio to fund a full-length version.
From the film’s IndieGo page:
Hullabaloo is the story of Veronica Daring, a brilliant young scientist who returns home from an elite finishing school to find her father—the eccentric inventor Jonathan Daring—missing without a trace! The only clue left behind points Veronica toward Daring Adventures, an abandoned amusement park used by her father to test his fantastical steam-powered inventions. There she discovers a strange girl named Jules, a fellow inventor who agrees to help Veronica in locating her missing father and discovering the secrets of his work.
In addition to helping save 2D animation, Hullabaloo aims to encourage girls to explore science and adventure. The film’s two protagonists are both young women and both scientists who use their intellect, wits, and courage to fight greed and corruption. We hope that Veronica Daring and her friend Jules will serve as positive role models for girls of all ages and encourage them to get excited about science, engineering, and sci-fi.
To see some footage and a short video pitch from Lopez, click here.
First attempt of the Marina Bay Sands scene with a twig this afternoon. Failed miserably because I got the proportions wrong. The three ‘pillars’ were too thick thus the structure looked stubby.
Not wanting to leave a lousy page in my sketchbook I thought maybe I could turn it into a night scene and block out the fat parts to integrate with the dark sky.
I guess it works. =)
Sketched with a twig using Hero ink. Washed with Hero ink at home.
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