Papa Panov's Special Christmas: Animated Short Film

 

The following work is some production art created for Leo Tolstoy's

 
 
heartwarming adaption of the French tale, Papa Panov's Special Christmas. 
 

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Cobbler Shop Sketches
Cobbler Shop Sketches

thumbnail ideas for Papa Panov's cobbler workshop

Rough Layout Drawing
Rough Layout Drawing

final cobbler shop drawing with rough character

Final Background
Final Background

layout painted in Photoshop

Silhouette Line-Up
Silhouette Line-Up

size comparison chart and line-up for all characters

Papa Panov
Papa Panov

final paint and design

Rough Expression Sheet
Rough Expression Sheet

Papa Panov's rough-line expression sheet

Five-Point Turnaround
Five-Point Turnaround

Papa Panov's character turnaround

Color Keys
Color Keys

color script was created with colored pencils and Photoshop