|Examples of UV layouts|
I took Phil's advice to paint the textures in a traditional way so there would be a feeling that the Bird is actually hand made. So after having layed out the UV's I printed out all the maps and used aqua paints, pencils to create base textures.
|Example of painted base textures|
But still I'm importing it all to photoshop to tweak some bits and add some more detail.
|Example of Bird textures|
I'm not rushing the process,also it is going slow because I can't help myself enjoying the summer :D All those trips to have and friends to visit are really taking some time, but I'm quit optimistic to see Ivan finished and book released before the deadline of this summer project :)