Hi! I'm Niki (I prefer that over Nicole), and I'm a digital artist from southern Ontario. I blog about things related to the arts, animation & film, anime & manga, food, video games, and writing. If you're interested in my design and animation work, I like to post what I've been working on here. I … Continue reading Welcome!


Re: Hard Drive Problems

For the most part (there are a couple of folders I could check one more time just in case) the contents of my full-to-bursting external drive have all been copied to their new (larger) home. My old external drive has been disconnected. Because iTunes sources a lot of my music from the old external drive, … Continue reading Re: Hard Drive Problems

Re: Re: Anime Transformation Sequence

To continue from last time, here is Abby's costume design sketch. In contrast to her "meh" attitude towards life, she has a lot of fun with cosplay and pays attention to the little details in her costumes. When she hits the convention floor, she's a different person: she not only participates but gets into character. … Continue reading Re: Re: Anime Transformation Sequence

Re: Anime Transformation Sequence

Here is a messy sketch of Abby's civilian design. It's still subject to change, of course, but right now I'm pretty happy with the emotion (or lack of) in her face. It shows just the disinterest I was shooting for. Her hairstyle isn't too bland either, though it wouldn't be too difficult to maintain for … Continue reading Re: Anime Transformation Sequence