I never animated before, but i really wanted to try it, especially after coming up with this idea. I’m proud of myself for going for it. Some day I’ll go back and really clean it up. (graduation class stuff)
Some rebloggers commented that they couldn’t read the script font I used in my original post (because of dyslexia or other reasons). I love the idea that people might actually be inspired by this resource, so I remade it to be more accessible.
This free font is called Crewniverse and was designed by MaxiGamer to look like Steven Universe title cards. Hopefully it is more legible, but here is the list in text form just in case:
As I noted before, I combed several lists of gems and minerals to compile this list of non-ite names, but it’s by no means comprehensive. I narrowed it down to 80 that are gemsona-suitable, i.e., ones with nice names and visual appearances. And note that some of these are synonyms, trade names, or outdated names, so purists should do Googling before doodling.
Just rough sketches today. She’s just a bit taller than Garnet and I wanted to draw her in a Crystal Gem outfit I had been working on. Bonus sketch of her and her weapon and a picture of what type of gemstone she’s based off of.
Some background information: Kyanite has lost contact with the Guard she was originally part of and is now stranded on Earth. She’s seeking sanctuary under the Crystal Gems until she can reconnect with her former group.