A personal fantasy project in progress. Will update soon with further studies including model sheets and environment art/illustration work.
Fullbody portrait. (Nico Vasiliev)
Initial sketches. Inspirations came from Siberian and Russian Gypsy (Ruska Roma) culture mixed with fantasy elements.
Run animation cycle. (to be further developed)
Old environment concepts inspired by Supergiant Games.
Large sketch from thumbnails.
Skin tone exploration for Nico.
Tribal markings (inspiration taken from Slavic and Norse historical runes and mythology).
Early concept for Nico.