Mar 09 2014 1

Where The Children Live: Designs & 3D Models Of Their Home

By Aaron Wood

On fast glance you may wonder why this post is full of the same drawing, but on closer inspection you will see small changes and tweaks – almost like Spot the Difference! The first rough sketch below shows the children’s house – we decided to work out the look, feel, colours, and materials for this house first, before applying the same rules to the other houses in the village.

01. Kid's house exterior (1)

Aside from being the ‘template’ house for the others, the children’s house is important to the story, so our layout of the windows and doors was crucial. We wanted to make the house small and cosy from the outside – it’s function being the ‘safe haven’ from the Beastie.

01. Kid's house exterior (2)01. Kid's house exterior (3)01. Kid's house exterior (4)01. Kid's house exterior (6)Once we had decided on the layout, the details and the scale the concept art was handed over to Jon and the CG modelling team who started to build the house – first the main blocks; all the way to the small details.

The building blocks of the children's house

The building blocks of the children’s house

Spot the differences!

Spot the differences!

Small tweaks from Katie to Jon

Small tweaks from Katie to Jon

The house with small details - but still some more to be done! (See the red marks from Katie)

The house with small details – but still some more to be done! (See the red marks from Katie)

One comment on “Where The Children Live: Designs & 3D Models Of Their Home

  1. Comment by Fannie on 24 May, 2016:

    It’s much easier to untsaedrnd when you put it that way!

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