In my advance visual development class, We were given an assignment to design a character for an existing animated film. I chose to design the King of the cloud men for the movie James and the Giant Peach. In the original novel James and his friends encounter cloud men. They are described as ghostly creatures who control the weather.
Here is another master copy. I really enjoy Zorns ability to simultaneously indicate detail, and simplify forms with his brushwork , which is what I wanted to focus on for this study.