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Lambey
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Wizard of Oz concepts

Post by Lambey » Thu Jun 05, 2008 6:21 pm

Some freelance concepts from an Oz project I did visual development for awhile back. I'm pretty sure the projects defunct now, so they should be cool to post up. Time was short (as usual) so I had about a week to flesh out a lineup. Luckily I'm a big fan of the book, so the ideas came pretty quickly.

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I didn't want to change things up too much. Just build on the original ideas. I love the idea of the tin man being this huge behometh robot. A kind protective spirit. With the lion, making him smaller felt right. Just to push the whole cowardly theme home. I pictured him going into a bezerker rage when he finally gains his courage. Like a tazmanian devil or rabid wolverine. The rest are pretty standard. Although I did made wicked witch young and sexy, just to create a direct contrast with Glinda, the white witch. Plus evil is sexy.

Anyway hope you guys like em!
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Post by Muffin » Thu Jun 05, 2008 11:51 pm

these are fun! Especially the lion. :)
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Post by Scruffy » Fri Jun 06, 2008 1:59 pm

I agree with Muffin!

Although I'm being a bit partial to the Wicked Witch, myself, and pretty much for the stated reasons. :)

Plus I dig the hat.


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Post by io » Fri Jun 06, 2008 2:03 pm

Wow, these are great!

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Post by agent44 » Tue Jun 10, 2008 7:15 am

YES! I saw this on your blog and loved them. Your take on Dorothy is my fave.

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Post by Og » Tue Jun 10, 2008 8:21 am

Wow. These are fantastic...
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Post by dark77778 » Tue Jun 10, 2008 8:21 am

Nah Jake, it's all about the steampunk tin-mech :D

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Post by mr cow » Fri Jun 13, 2008 8:09 am

hah! these are great!
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Post by matthewart » Sat Jun 14, 2008 10:30 pm

I canna staaand cool these are!!!

crush them now giant tinman!!!
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