Alongside these 2 elements, I will also write a list on this post with the influences for the designs, it will serve as a quick referencing when accessing my research.
Initial Profile Sheet- Patissier
Fig. 1 & 2- Initial Influence Maps
Race: Human (Extra Stylised)
Height: 1.20 m
Body type: Cute Baby Shape, Short with Rounded Body, Chubby Arms and Belly, Small Feet.
Face Type: Chubby Face, Cute Shaped with Rosy Cheeks.
Complexion: Vivid Skin Tone, With Rosy Pigmentation.
Eyes: Probably Blue (Maybe Green or Hazelnut)
Hair: Dark Blonde or Light Brown Hair with Curls Coming Under His Chef's Hat.
Facial Hair: Maybe a Well- Trimmed Moustache Curling Upwards.
Clothing Style: Wears the Patissier Uniform, a Whole White Outfit with a Customised Insignia, and a Chef's Hat.
Speaking Style: Bohemian, Polite and Very Social.
Career: A Well-Established Patissier in the Heart of Paris, Specialised in Making Wedding Cakes.
Best Qualities: Happy, Contagiously Joyful, Pleasant, Amiable, Cute, Likeable, Content, Energetic, Hard-Working, Ecstatic.
Worst Qualities: Overwhelming and Hyperactive.
Weaknesses: Too Short to Properly Reach the Cakes.
With the initial profile of the character understood, now I will be able to begin exploring a few designs. Therefore a few sketches will be uploaded here shortly.
Danny de Vito
Gusteau from Ratatouille, Pixar
Skinner from Ratatouille, Pixar
Russell from Up, Pixar
Happy from Snow White and Seven Dwarves, Disney
Sultan from Alladin, Disney
Cogsworth from Beauty and the Beast, Disney
Baby Brent from Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Bill Plymptom Characters
Character Clothes and Props:
Patissier Uniform- White Jacket, Black Trousers, and maybe a scarf around the neck.