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    I was asked to design a mascot for an Internet security company. I had in mind to create a mascot for the firm that could be also used as «intera… Read More
    I was asked to design a mascot for an Internet security company. I had in mind to create a mascot for the firm that could be also used as «interactive web assistant » in their website and be reuse for promotional purposes for future events. My idea was to create a cute and playfull character, as agreed during the brief set by the company. Since the official logo of the company looks like Robin Hood's hat, the animal had to be a smart, watchful and awake character. All the tracks lead to a suricate. The character design was done on paper and felt tip pens, then vectorized and later animated on Adobe Flash. Every element is separetly designed and animated to give the design the possibility of resue. The mouth and eyes had unbedded positions and key frames for different actions (blinking, talking...) Read Less
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I was asked to design a mascot for an Internet security company. I had in mind the idea of creeating a mascot for the company that could be also used as an "interactive web assistant " on their website and be reused for promotional purposes for future events.
 
My idea was to create a cute and playful character, as agreed in the brief outlined by the company. Since the official logo of the company looks like Robin Hood's hat, the animal had to be a smart, watchful and sharp character. All paths lead to a meerkat.
 
The character design was done on paper and using felt tip pens, then vectorized and later animated in Adobe Flash. Every element is separately designed and animated to give the design the possibility of being reused. The mouth and eyes had unbedded positions and key frames for different actions (blinking, talking...).