These are some initial character designs I have been working on for a Third Year Animation project called 'Silver of Silver'. It's a 2D cut-out style animation. You can see the blog for 'Silver of Silver' here
They gave me the character of the peasant father to work with and were looking for a medieval-style peasant design, heavily influenced by woodcut styles. Below are the designs I have sent to the project leaders for their consideration.
These are the first designs I sent to the project leaders, however they asked for a completely re-designed character, so I continued creating designs: