Single character pricesRoughFREE*This is the rough sketch you get for approval before I start working on any of the other steps. The asterisk indicates that there's a finite number of "free" roughs you can get. Depends on the situation but if it's not my fault I will charge you extra.Sketch$5.00 USDAffordable pricing for those that want some art done but are tight on money. For a more accurate example take a look at the Sketch a Day folder.Lineart$10.00 USDA much cleaner and detailed version, ready to put some colors on if that's what you want.Base Colors$15.00 USDThe lineart with the base colors added, no shading nor highlights.Cel-Shading$20 - $30 USDBasic shadows and highlights, similar to anime or cartoons. Price varies by character complexity.Soft Shading$35 - $70 USDA far more detailed shading process. Again price goes up based on the difficulty/design of the character.
Character Design$50 - $100 USD
Whether or not you have all the references at hand the lowest price is $50 USD if it takes more than one pass. This is more like sculpting than drawing, there's a lot of back and forth between the client and the illustrator until the inking phase. Based on how many details the character has it can go up in price, the color version is soft shading by default and the client gets all versions like in the example. Even the shadow map.Character in the sample belongs to ILikeCommas
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