Last week I was working on a new set of stickers, and I had a crazy idea – what would Minimates look like if they had real textures? I decided to spend a little time in Photoshop and find out for myself.
I started with one of the Minimate designs on the coloring pages on Minimates.com. I found some nice clothing and skin textures online to use for the body. I used a photo of myself, since I didn’t want to warp anyone else’s face beyond recognition. After much trimming, shading, and highlighting, here is the result:
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So what do you think – cool or creepy? Personally, I am leaning towards creepy, but perhaps that is just because I was the subject of this deformation!