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Cartoon You

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Submitted by: Nicole Rimes

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Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of paper, on a tablet, take a photo and use software to convert it to comic book style, or use online programs to create a cartoon version of your character. Extra bonus points if you can come up with an origin story or add comic book elements to your final image.

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Submissions So Far

Reel It In

This is a cartoon image of me fishing at a pond nearby my house.

Cartoon Me

Cartoon You- 4 Stars

Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of paper, on a tablet, take a photo and use software to convert it to comic book style, or use online programs to create a cartoon version of your …

“Reel It In” (Cartoon You)

The Work Itself:

For this week I had to complete a four star design assignment of my choice. This assignment appealed to me right away when I saw “cartoon”. I am bad at drawing, but I enjoy reading comic books, so I thought it would be a fun assignment.

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Cartoon You(r roommate)

My second design assignment was also 4 stars. It is called Cartoon You. The assignment was to make yourself or someone you know into a cartoon character. I decided to cartoon my roommate because she’s gorgeous and I just finished a volleyball match and needed a shower.

The first…

&Imma Cartoon&

For the Assignment Bank project called “Cartoon You” (worth 3.5 stars) I had to take a picture of someone and use a web application to make them look like a cartoon. I used the website cartoonize.net to edit the picture.

I don’t have many pictures on my computer …

Purple Purple Purple Purple Purple Purple Purple

Once upon a time there was a collection of big purple buttons. One existed on every single desk in every single room ever. However no one really understood what they did or why they were there. Or even when they came about? The first reference two this mysterious buttons were …

I’m actually a superhero

For this assignment called Cartoon You (worth 3 and a half stars), we had to render a cartoon version of ourselves. This gave me the chance to make myself (and my dogs) superheros because, to be honest I do not lead an interesting life. So let me introduce you to …

Cartoon John Brown

This assignment (3 and 1/2 points) was to remake someone into a cartoon character. This can be draw on a piece of paper, on a tablet or convert photo into comic book style. I decided to do last choice, convert photo into comic book style.

I used this photo …

And I Related It to MSDOS Games

For 3 stars this week, I completed the Cartoon You assignment, including Emily Bostaph’s Cecilia Alva in the process, since Donnie is in contact with her regarding her late husband’s death.

I took a pixel art approach, similar to Code Monkeys, to delve deeper into GIMP.

As for my …

Folami Cartoon

For this assignment (worth 3.5 stars), I created a cartoon image of my character, Folami. In the image, Ami is tall and intimidating, with high cheekbones and a rather androgynous wardrobe. She is smoking a cigarette, in typical noir fashion. The light gradient and soft purple colors stand in …

yeah so self portraits are a thing

This is for the cartoon you assignment! It’s me in my favorite dress (which I can’t wear because somebody got a bit carried away with the weather). I just did it in my sketchbook with pencil and colored pencils. Then I cropped it and added contrast in photoshop …

Cartoon You!

One of the assignments this week was to cartoonize an image of yourself or somebody else. I used this image of myself to imitate my character Conway practicing his shots for his job. I used the app called picsart to do this assignment. This image goes hand in hand with …

Me as a Cartoon

Cartoon You: 3 1/2 points

For my 4th assignment to reach the 12 star minimum, i decided to make myself into a cartoon. Here i found a picture of me from a project my sophomore year. I then went onto cartoonize.net and changed my self into a cartoon. Below is …

Cartoon Shadow

Cartoon You (3.5 pts):

The following is a a cartoon picture of Shadow created with Paint as well as the Clyde filter on flickr to make him look transparent. Using lunapic.com I added the comic book style effect to the final picture of shadow. In this picture he is in …

Donnie’s Gone Dotty

Seeing as the Cartoon You assignment was so simple, I decided to include 2 pictures this time.

I opened up each picture in GIMP, found the Filters tab, traced down to Artistic, and found the Cartoon effect.  I used the provided sliders and retro-fied Donnie…twice. I really like the one, …

Cartoon Me

This assignment I decided to complete is titled “Cartoon You” and is worth 3 and a half stars. Here’s the link to the assignment: http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/cartoon-you/

For this assignment, the task was basically to just make yourself into a cartoon. There were a lot of options given to us that I …

Jota as a Cartoon?

I had to remake myself into a cartoon character for this design assignment.

I took a selfie and opened up a drawing app on my iPad, proceeding to upload the photo I had just taken. With my fingers, I drew over my face with appropriate shades and colors. I used …

Design Assignments: Cartoonize You- 2 stars

 

 

Instead of Cartooning myself, I cartooned the doctor from the episode of the Twilight Zone called “Eye of the Beholder” the assignment was: Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of paper, on a tablet, take a photo …

Cartoonized Doc

Instead of Cartooning myself, I cartooned the doctor from the episode of the Twilight Zone called “Eye of the Beholder”

Cartoonized twilight Zone Time enough at last

For this assignment (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/cartoon-you/) I was to make a cartoon character from a picture. So I chose a photo from the twilight zone series Time enough at last. I used befunky.com to edit this and make it cartoonized. This post is also on my flickr page.

this is …

Cartoon^2 (Cartoon You Assignment)

For my final project, I wanted to have a picture of the hunky Li Shang, Mulan’s future husband. I start with this picture of him:

and then used Pixlr to edit it. On Pixlr, I:…

added in a monochromatic filter called “Logan”
added in a ripped paper frame (for some

Waitttt I am a CARTOON?!

For [2/15] stars for [design] week, I decided to make a cartoon ME! haha it’s based off of the assignment by Nicole Rimes, Cartoon You! “Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of paper, on a tablet, take a photo…

Danbob Chalpants

This is my friend, in his naked and chubby prime, Dan. (Some call him the Stay-Puft Marshmallow, or the Michelin Man, or a plethora of other things).
I decided to use this picture for this assignment because I am sitting right next to him, and he inspired me. To achieve…

Comic Book Pro… Yo!

This assignment was really cool! At first I contemplated drawing myself, but thought to further my tinkering with photo editing (which I’ve grown very interested in recently). I tried maybe 4 or 5 different softwares/websites for photo editing. My favorite by far for this assignment was befunky.com. Very user friendly…

Mission: DS106 – Design assignment sprint

It’s great to be at camp during summer vacation.
This week I found another block of time through which to sprint after a number of ds106 design assignments. I had some trouble narrowing down which assignments to tackle until I began them; clearly, I do not yet have the patience…

Fan-art-astic!

The Assignment
Let me preface this by saying that I am not an artist, so be nice.
I chose to do the assignment Cartoon You  which asks that you do the following:
Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of…

Assignment 5 – Design Assignments – Cartoon You

I chose this assignment because I like recreating cartoon personas of my self. My cartoon persona is called Cgirl. The pictures I included were created using Adobe Photoshop. Using photos of myself, I played with different filters/ textures and layering.…

Cartoon Me

What I did for the Assignment Cartoon You, was I took a previous picture of myself and opened it in Photoshop. In Photoshop I used a filter called “Stamp”. This filter created a sketch of myself almost as if I drew it myself!…

“2 STAR DESIGN ASSIGNMENT # 4? “CARTOON YOU”

The “Cartoon You”  assignment was the most fun for me then the others in my perspective !! I had a very great experience trying to figure out how to turn myself into a cartoon character or animated version. So I basically just surfed the web and found websites that could…

Cartoon Me

Yup, for those of you who are familiar with what I look like, that’s me alright.
Quite a striking visage, don’t you think?
Thanks to the help of one my good, yet wishes to remain anonymous, friends I was able to get myself drawn in a very anime-like way. For…

DS106: Cartoon You

So for my second DS106 assignment I decided to do the design project named “Cartoon You.” The directions read;

Remake you (or someone you know and love) into a cartoon character. Draw you on a piece of paper, on a tablet, take a photo and use software to convert it…

Cartoon Jim

Just a quick post today to introduce Cartoon Jim.
Found an image of Jim on the internets (wow are there a lot of Jim Groom images out there!) and then used the little tablet to draw him as a cartoon.

voila!
For those of you who are family member who…

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Tutorials So Far

Tutorial | Cartoon You

I decided to make a easy tutorial to turn any photo into a cartoon, or comic style image.

I used Photoshop CS6, but I’m pretty sure the steps are similar in most recent pS editions.

1.  Open an image

File>Open>choose the image

2.  Convert it to Black and White

Image>Adjustments>Black …

Hey! I’m a cartoon!

Cartoon you was one of the assignments that randomly came up on the design assignment page and it’s worth 2 stars.  For this assignment I choose a picture of myself and made it look cartoonish using Photoshop.  To create this picutre I had to go through a lot of steps.  …

“2 STAR DESIGN ASSIGNMENT # 4? “CARTOON YOU”

The “Cartoon You”  assignment was the most fun for me then the others in my perspective !! I had a very great experience trying to figure out how to turn myself into a cartoon character or animated version. So I basically just surfed the web and found websites that could…