Kuyanami's work is exceptionally creative and high quality. Turnaround time was very fast, couldn't ask for more.
Great guy, very talented and easy to work with
How Wharf Games started their illustration or graphics journey
Who are you known as?
What industry do you think your business is most related to?
Tell us a bit about who you are and the people you reach
mobile learning games for 2-3 year olds
What inspires you and how do you envision the design for your business?
I'm looking for a character to be created for my future games based on my daughter who is 2 years old. She is chinese and english mixed though to me looks mostly western with chinese eyes. The character i'm looking for is to be drawn older, around 4-5 years of age, wearing some bright colourful summer clothes and smiling. Her pose should be something that would look fine on the screen for a long period of time e.g. hands not up in the air but expressing a bold and confident personality. I would also like extra mouth shapes for the various english word sounds so that i can swap them to animate her talking. I would also like alternate facial expressions: happy, neutral, thinking and surprised, plus an alternative dress design. I don't know how many would be required so its great if you can advise on this :)
In terms of style, please see attached screenshot from the game "Tank Battles". I like the colour tones and shading style of the character in this but i am very open to other ideas - i'm mainly looking for something bright and happy that will appeal to a wide audience.
final file to be delivered in a common vector format .ai or .svg