I have been continually working on the RUS412K projects, for both the animation and the illustrations. Before I took a week off of work, I finished the RUS412K homepage banner.
My initial placement of just the RUS412 Illustration characters:
And since RUS412K animation is also a huge part of the class, we have decided to incorporate those characters into the scene:
I also started working on another watercolor background for Tate and am in the progress of finishing it up – just need to make some adjustments with the colors and fill in the birch trees!
Initial sketch – I had to make separate layers for almost every single distinct features/ items (?):
And started coloring it: