For some as of yet unexplained, completely arbitrary reason my fellow Silent Knight decided it should be my responsibility. So after an effortless year of writing the entire book, he now kicks back polishing the script for our next project, (a Proof-Of-Concept animation). Honestly, how hard is it to press buttons on a keyboard. Am I right?
But that's okay, I'm used to carrying this partnership - it was I, after all, that wore my fingers to the bone spending minutes upon minutes of my life writing emails telling him to work harder. But that's all in the past now.
'Spot Looks At Colours' and 'Spot Thinks About Aesthetic Ideals For Four Hundred Pages') with pictures making up for the comparative length. The book weighs in at 116 pages
It requires lots of back and forth emailing - I kind of rely on Luke's 'nice jerk' ability to know when a picture needs to be completely redrawn. He's a true director at heart.
At this stage I've 'roughed' a bit over half the book. Once I finish roughing them, and we've tried laying them out, I can start the inking process which will hopefully be considerably shorter.
Here are a couple of roughs now: