Virtual reality is really cool.
Pronounced Vee-Artiste (get it?), VARTISTE is a 2D Image editor that doubles as a 3D-surface texture editor as well. Basically like the GIMP or Photoshop in Virtual Reality.
drawn in Quill
drawn in Quill. Rendered in Blender
Bug made in Oculus Medium. Game made with A-Frame
I’ve been using BigGAN to generate some pretty bizarre creatures / objects, and then using Oculus Quill to turn them into 3D drawings & animations.
This guy looks like a mashup of an astronaut and a banjo player, with some elk thrown in..
Here’s a butter-cycle:
I’ve been playing around with using AI style transfer to fill in details of the unwrapped UVs from #Quillustrations
It seems to produce some pretty artsy looking results without much effort, though there’s a lot more that can be done here.