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The Bearfuls From Sketch to Stickers

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I was hired by Dead Jam to create art for The Bearfuls sticker pack, it’s now avalible on the app store!

Below is the design process I use for such client work.

I always begin with Clip Studio Paint to create sketch work as it allows me to produce quick rough grayscale sketches that can be used to exchange ideas with the client. Below is the origins of The Bearfuls.

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Using the sketches I create a rough colour guide to get an idea of how the final product should look. Dead Jam and I gave them colours to match their personalities.deadjam-a4man-03

For Bearfuls Adobe Illustrator was then used to create the final pieces. I also use Photoshop or Clip Studio Paint depending on the piece and usage.

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The Bearfuls sticker pack is currently 50% off and avalible on the iOS App Store.

To celebrate the stickers launch here is a code for 1 lucky person to redeem on the app store: M997Y37T7WPW

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You can follow Dead Jam on Twitter @deadjam

For art commissions you can email me directly: hello@a4man.com

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Lump Jump!

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Save your Lump, Jump! Avoid foes and save the fairies in the charming handcrafted app game, Lump Jump!

Game currently still in development.

Visit lumpjump.com for more information! 

Commissions email: hello@a4man.com

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XCOM Thin Man model

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A collaboration between myself, Nicola Welbourne and David Burrows. The character design is based on Thin Man from the video game XCOM. More information on Nicola’s website.

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Nicola Welbourne (Sculptor)

Twitter: @NicWelbounre

Website: nicolawelbourne.com

David F Burrows (Music)

Twitter: @davidfburrows

Website: davidfburrows.com

Commissions available, email: hello@a4man.com

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Magma Monsters!

Magma Monsters Teaser. A4manCurrently busy working on an app game called Magma Monsters.  Available on soon! Teaser image above.

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Cheeky Chops! Birthday card.

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Birthday card design inspired by my ridiculously adorable niece, who happens to be a chocolate cake fiend!

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Merry Christmas! (Festive eCard commission work)

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Merry Christmas folks!

I was responsible for the illustration and the animation was by the talented Kim Emson. The theme was a collaboration process.

Animated version below:

Kim Emson Twitter: @kimemson

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All work on this site is copyright to Adam Foreman.

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Far End Concept Art

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Currently working with Two Door Games to bring my art direction to the iOS game, Far End. Above is some very early concept art.

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Beyond Gravity cover art & screenshots.

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Cover art for Qwiboo Ltd’s new video game Beyond Gravity. Proud to have brought my art direction to this game and work with a great company. News on the release date and platforms coming soon.

Beyond Gravity will be at Radius Festival in London on Thursday 19th June ’14.

Follow @Qwimboo for updates.

Some screenshots from the game in action:

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For commissions you can email me directly hello@a4man.com or via the Contact Page.

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‘Year of the App, What’s your Avatar?’ Notebook design.

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Technology is advancing at an impressive rate. Tablets and mobile phones are becoming more user friendly and accessible to all age groups. They are the current source of information and entertainment. You can look up much needed information, play video games or watch TV, but these aren’t usually possible without one thing, an app!

There is an app on your phone or ipad for almost anything but social networking plays a big part. You are encouraged to share high scores in games, share the current film you’re watching or just generally announce to all your friends and family what’s on your mind.

It’s an exciting year as 2013 will see the start of the new generation of gaming consoles being released. According to early announcements, the main advancement with the new consoles is that they will make use of social interaction and this is their big selling point. It’s now easier than ever to play with your friends online or compete with strangers across the world. With gaming you can customise avatars that others playing online can see. Some are as simple as your favourite games others you can personalise and they essentially become your online persona.

This is what I have tried to reflect in my design, which shows two people interacting using apps on their tablet and mobile phone, their appearance representing their gaming avatars. The people stand back to back absorbed in their own worlds, yet their avatars happily interact in the virtual world. Anyone can find an app to suit them.

Thanks to my twitter followers who replied to my questions regarding their favourite apps and avatars.

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