Because my portfolio and demo reel tends to be very eclectic, people sometimes ask me what my natural style is. To be honest, I've been changing it up for so long that I don't really have a style that I could call mine.
As I'm starting to branch out into illustration work more and more, the variety that comes in really hand in animation can muddy up the illustration waters. So a little while ago I started trying to define an illustration style that I could move forward with longer term. It's been a really interesting (and often frustrating) experience. Here's the sort of exercise I've been doing to start to nail down a style.