For this exercise, the idea was to read a text, answer some questions and create a portrait based on that.
• If this were to be made into a film what would the main character be like?
It would be a man, around 45 years old, a medium to big body frame. He’d have medium length hair, a bit messy, manly face features, and some wrinkles already. It all took place around the 40’s, II World War.
• What clothes would the character be wearing?
He’d be wearing a shirt, probably white or sand color, with a loose tie and trousers. Clothing wouldn’t be very sharp either fashionable, on the contrary, plain and a bit worn-out.
• What furniture is in the main area in which the action takes place?
There’s only a few pieces of furniture:
My vision of the story:
Sketches, color and texture swatches
I'm Astrid Badell-Suhr, designer and illustrator, specialist in communication