Here's some characters I designed as part of my coursework- Beaks, a nervous songbird who dreams of being a professional wrestler, and Buy Buen Gatito, a silent but deadly tom cat who's come to challenge Beaks to a match.
Character turnarounds & expression sheets
Character moodboards- I was inspired by Mexican wrestler aesthetics, as well as American high school wrestling club aesthetics. I want the characters to highly contrast each other- big, bulky and silent versus scrawny, weak and charismatic.
A more painterly illustration of my characters
Here's some models of my characters made of plasticine!