lightless cell shaders for animation and modeling

lightless cell shaders for animation and modeling picture

Lightless cell shaders in Blender!

Created in Blender 2.8.

Created in Blender 2.79 and 2.8.

Little Girl

Six second video of a toddler girl, created in Blender. Music created in Musescore. A 3d rig was used with flat shading in Blender Internal to create a 2d look.

Blue-Green Merman

Created in Blender with flat shading and Freestyle outlines.

Ginger Mermaid

This mermaid is an actual 2D puppet, as opposed to using a 3D model to achieve a 2D look. Created in Blender.


This bird admires shiny things.

Penguin Fun

I wanted to make a cute, short animation, so I here are a couple of penguins doing a knock knock joke.

Suffolk Sheep

This little sheep is a return to 2D animation experimentation. Designed in Blender with assistance from GIMP.

Ballet Positions Pose Practice

Blender Internal Render shading comparison
A comparison of rendering options in Blender Internal Renderer. The one on the left has shadeless colors; the one on the right has toon shading with some emission added to soften the shadows. (The one on the right also got some other adjustments.) Both have Edges and Freestyle lines.

Animation Exercise #27: Character Lifting a Heavy Object

Animation Exercise #26: Close Up of Hand Picking Up a Small Object

More Pose Practice

Created in Blender with a 3D rig and 2D rendered with the Compositor.

A Parasol Story

Created in Blender.

Pose Practice

Created in Blender. Some of the early poses were from pictures online, the later ones were from pictures of myself posing.

Dona Nobis Pacem (Round)

The words mean "grant us peace". Created in Blender.

Animation with Freestyle lines

Short animation, created in Blender.

Goose Walk

Canada goose. Created in Blender

Ponies, Napping and Trotting

Ponies, Napping and Trotting picture

Sleepy pinto pony (gif), created in Blender.

Appaloosa trot cycle (video).

Mermaid Hijinks

A mermaid leaps by a houseboat. Created with Blender..

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Made with Blender and Audacity.

Calico Duck

Created in Blender, Inkscape and Gimp. No rigging is used, just parent/child and pivot points. There are shape keys for eyelids and tail. Alto recorder solo.

Girl Dancing

Created in Blender. No rigging is used, just parent/child and pivot points. There are shape keys for feet, skirt and face./p>

Roboducks in Twilight

More Blender practice. I discovered reflection! Also made progress in keyframes.