Designing the Slim Male Character

Learn how Paris Christou designs the "SLIM" Male Characters!

Learn how Paris Christou designs the "SLIM MALE CHARACTERS!" with over 4 Hours of video footage and commentary.

The Characters in this course are based on a young teenage Hero who works back stage at a theatre who then finds out that the Villain, "a crazy magician" has enslaved many bunny rabbits to pull out of a hat in every magic show he performs. Having pre-planned the characters and personalities for a story.... makes life very easy for a character designer to start developing. Paris Christou takes all the imaginative information of each character and demonstrates the stages to design the Hero and the Villain.

The software used to demonstrate is Autodesk Sketchbook Pro
but you can also follow along with any major artistic software or your traditional pencil and paper.

STAGE 1 : "The Library " : Total running time : 43 MINUTES

BUILDING A LIBRARY OF FACIAL FEATURES
-Create different styles of eyes, eye shapes, expressions and positions
-Create a library of many noses and ears
-Create different types of head shapes

STAGE 2 : "Designing the Heads " : Total running time : 1 HOUR 42 MINUTES

DESIGNING THE HEADS FOR THE HERO AND THE VILLAIN
-Design process of creating the heads and expression for the HERO and the Villain
-Experimenting with specific features from the library to form the faces
-Practicing to get familiar with the characters face

STAGE 3 : "Designing the Bodies" : Total running time : 2 HOURS 8 MINUTES

DESIGNING THE BODIES FOR THE HERO AND THE VILLAIN
-Demonstrating how to draw different styles of hands, hand gestures, feet and shoes
-Designing the Heroes body and outfit
-Designing the Villains body and outfit

BONUS MATERIAL : Total running time : 24 MINUTES

-A folder with all the drawings created in each stage, plus the signed final Character Sheet.


Your Instructor


Paris Christou
Paris Christou

Hi there! I'm Paris Christou, I'm an Animator, Cartoon illustrator, Teacher and YouTuber best known as the creator of my cartoon Pinup Character "Cherry".

I founded ToonBoxStudio.com in 2011 to share my knowledge with anyone who wants to learn and build their skills.

YouTube Channel: https://youtube.com/toonboxstudio

Instagram Account: https://instagram.com/toonboxstudio/

Facebook FanPage: https://facebook.com/toonboxstudio


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
Is the Course Downloadable or Streamable?
This course is streamable on all devices. The course is not Downloadable for piracy theft reasons. Only the images or source files have a downloadable option.

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