These three little letters were an idea I had a long time ago and I did not forget about them. I love drawing and sketching little critters and I hope I can get a complete alphabet one day of little marching letters. When I drew them the sketch had little white feet of some kind and I carried it through here in the photoshop drawing.
The red and green above are the original ideas which I managed to save from oblivion.
I love the little legs and I think if I can be consistent throughout the alphabet on treatment of this kind of nice flowing design, white feet, treatment on their heads and eyes especially and the thick and thin variety in the black lines, I hope I may actually have something here. I did do an alphabet a long time ago and here is one letter done in scratchboard and gold. I can’t find it right now but it will show up. It was pretty awesome.
Of course, I know I’m going about this in the wrong way because these should be done in vector in AI and to do them as bitmap in photoshop is pretty labor intensive. But….I wanted to get the idea down why I still remember it. Also I have lots of brushing up to do in Illustrator and photoshop is right now easier for me.