Why Do Female Characters ‘Have’ To Look Feminine?

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Female characters often have a tough time with variety. While there is plenty of debate and discussion surrounding the prevalence of stereotypes that send poor messages to viewers, there is something else that is completely overlooked. Dave Pressler ponders the interesting question of why female characters are often forced too look feminine by executives.

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Week Links 42-2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Charles Week Links for December 8th to the 14th, 2013.

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How To Draw Cartoons Like A Complete Tool

Saturday, December 17, 2011

As illustrated by Shmorky, it’s a not so subtle dig at one person in particular, but is still good advice regardless. Click through to embiggen. Via: Shmorky on…

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A Character’s Clothes: Something That’s Often Overlooked?

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Yesterday, Aaron Diaz (a.k.a. Dresden Codak) tweeted a few things about what a character wears: [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/dresdencodak/status/57481963342278656″] [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/dresdencodak/status/57483163085180928″] [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/dresdencodak/status/57483596939792384″] It was a pleasure to meet Aaron…

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Weekly Weblink: The Character Design Blog

Friday, February 11, 2011

A bit early I know, but that’s just because tomorrow is B-Day or Blog Day, when I finally get around to making some major changes to the site….

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Food for Thought: Female CGI Character Designs

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

You would think that over the last 15 years or so, there would be plenty of exciting human character designs put out by the Hollywood studios, what with…

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