Tuesday, September 04, 2007

New avatar







I stuck with the pug merely to keep a tradition. It's not that I have an obsession with pugs---I don't plan to even own a dog, ever. But there is something about their goblin-ey faces that I really like to draw.




Here's the full version.


31 comments:

  1. Haha, looks terrific! Great avatar!

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  2. hahaha I laughed out loud when i saw this, its fantastic. I also really like the image below... wow your work is stunning

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  4. this is so unbelievably awesome, and not just because I own a pug, its because my pug looks like this verbatim.

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  5. The pipe is the cherry on top of an already delicious looking image. Awesome.

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  6. Gaah!

    I love it! I remember you doing the original in our character design class...good times. This one's definitely more stylized. The eyes are so...poppy! <3 it!

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  7. those EYES! awesome sam.

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  8. Beautiful illustrations!!! Oh, how smooth and precise!

    Actually, it took a second look to recognize this character as a pug. Very surreal!

    I want to add you as a link.

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  9. 'ugh'-trying to pick my jaw off the floor...This is awesome, ok, im going to go stare at it some more...amazing work by the way!

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  10. hahah really cool this character sam! congratulations, benja :)

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  11. relly funny dog,i like it very much!!

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  12. WOW! your work is tons of FUN!! the colors are awesome!!

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  13. Haha great work Sam! - the expression really made me chuckle - fabulous!

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  14. I like it! But can you post the old one because it was pretty awesome too.

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  15. HAha, your avatar is fantastic!!
    I really enjoy it^^
    Could I put your blog in my links?

    (Sorry for my bad english)

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  16. This is awesome... such a dignified pug. I never thought I'd use those words together. Looks great - fine choice for an avatar.

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  17. I love this and it works perfectly as your new avatar!

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  18. JAJAJJAA FANTÁSTICO PERRO!!
    SALUDOS

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  19. QUE BUEN PERRO...ESTAN GENIALES TUS ILUSTRACIONES,,,

    CORTES

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  20. Great pic and a super new Avatar !!

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  21. I love that his eyes are nearly falling out if his head, something that kind of concerns me when around pug dogs. Ha. Very nice.

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  22. Love it! and the blog

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  23. Great blog!
    Fantastic illustrations, I love it!
    Marco

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  24. haha nice! exaggerated pug faces are just great.

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  25. This is super! I'll be trying to figure how you did the eyes here for the next week...

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  26. Lovely! Pugs are the deep sea fishes of the dogs.

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  27. I had never seen this ever as a pug. I thought the white thing was a tongue. Bizarre change of perspective.

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