Cartoon/Character Designs / by steven salerno

^ above –a handful of my graphic cartoon character designs, created in Adobe Illustrator (vector) with simple, bold lines, with flat colors and slightly gradated colors.

top to bottom:

Herr Professor

Baybee

Simon (smiling)

Simon (pointing)

Simon (running)

Swen

D Dawg

Nasteena

The General

MadMaid


one of the final  illustrated scenes  and a  factory manager character  created for the advertising commercial,     INSIGHT   –produced by  Voicewalk  studio

one of the final illustrated scenes and a factory manager character created for the advertising commercial, INSIGHT –produced by Voicewalk studio

one of the final  illustrated scenes  and an  office manager character  created for the advertising commercial,     VaZing   –produced by  Voicewalk  studio

one of the final illustrated scenes and an office manager character created for the advertising commercial, VaZing –produced by Voicewalk studio

^ above I’ve created project storyboards, character design and the corresponding final sequential vector illustrations, for Voicewalk –a studio in Los Angeles that produces animatic advertising commercials for the web. Posted here are just a couple of the final vector illustrations….


GIRLicecream.jpg
chefjello.jpg

^ above Preliminary character designs of: a girl eating ice cream and a jello chef –that were created for the now closed, Curious Pictures animation studio, two in a series of a dozen various characters for a potential commercial animation project.

I really enjoy creating these bold, simple and sometimes quirky cartoon character designs… and am always looking forward to a project that requires me to work in this style mode! Make sure and visit my picture books section of this site and well as the more kids stuff section within the illustration portfolio.