Thursday, March 31, 2011
The purpose of this blog is present the Concept Art I have done for Ship Breaker, a novel by Paolo Bacigalupi published by Little Brown and Company in 2010.
The objective in this project is create the world of Ship Breaker, breaking down the story visually, concentrating our work in the following tasks;
Story breakdown,design breakdown,storyboards,color breakdown,character design and environments compositions.
For better understanding of this project, we need to know that Ship Breaker is a Rusty, Dirty and oily story contextualized in a possible coming future, inspired by the Hurricane Katrina. Genetic mutations, violence, trash and dirty water surrounding this story were 2 worlds find a direct confrontation in a study of the moral fight between the good and bad behavior in a savage wild and sinister world in where Nailer, the teenager protagonist of this story has to survive.