What are the best Ways to create a character mascot?

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    #1[TUTORIAL] How to Create a Mascot - envatotuts+

    [TUTORIAL] How to Create a Mascot - envatotuts+

    In this useful step-by-step tutorial by envatotus+, you can learn more about how to take a client brief from illustration to final mascot design for different purposes.

    Articles

    Free

    Donna McDonald
    Written on December 17, 2017
    "This solution is basically perfect. It fits exactly what I am looking for and there really isn't any question about it so overall this solution does not have any issues at all."
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    #2[TUTORIAL] How To Design Characters - Design Contest Blog

    [TUTORIAL] How To Design Characters - Design Contest Blog

    In this Design Contest article, they teach you the best way that how to design simple and charismatic characters with a few useful concept level tips.


    Articles

    Free

    Daniel Davidson
    Written on December 12, 2017
    "to create a character mascot as design contest blog to be useful for important tips and solve as average only but Many famous characters look simple (for example, Hello Kitty) and so sometimes people think that it is easy to design them. But character design is much more complicated than it seems.it design more helpful to users as important tips."
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    #3Procreate

    Procreate

    Procreate is a professional drawing app designed for mobile devices. Its wide range of brushes and tools, advanced layering system and finishing effects ensures a natural and fluid painting experience. 

    Apps

    iOS

    $9.99- with in-app purchases

    Amit Mittal
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "Great way to make use of the Apple Stylus Pencil. You can really draw some professional style illustrations. I won an award using this app! Maybe it will help me get into Art School too, which is my dream!"
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    #4Illustrator Tutorial: Process of Creating Mascot Logo Designs

    Illustrator Tutorial: Process of Creating Mascot Logo Designs

    In this video tutorial, you can learn how to make a mascot logo design with Adobe Illustrator. Seso shows you with a practical example the working process step by step from draft to final art.


    Videos

    Free

    Willie Bryant
    Written on December 12, 2017
    "This video is very informative, and easy to understand, I enjoyed the detail in which they display while teaching you. I have recommended this video to a few friends of which I know are interested in character mascots."
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    #5Characters & Mascots with personality - 99designs

    Characters & Mascots with personality - 99designs

    99designs is big on-demand design marketplace where you can find a lot of character & mascot design examples, and /or choose a freelance designer to make your idea.

    Websites

    Varies by plan

    Deborah Watson
    Written on December 5, 2017
    "It's really cute and I liked the examples shown"
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    #6Fastcharacters.com

    Fastcharacters.com

    Fastcharacter.com is a world's leading mascot design company where you can turn your ideas into great characters and mascots in different versions and formats.

    Websites

    $486- (Character Pack)

    Amit Mittal
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "I am very happy with the service I received from Fast Characters. The design team was very easy to communicate with and really understood what I wanted. The whole process was very quick. Even with a couple of revisions I had my character completed in less than a week!"
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    #7[TUTORIAL] How to Design an Animal / Mascot Logo

    [TUTORIAL] How to Design an Animal / Mascot Logo

    In this video by DesignCourse Channel, they'll take out about a half hour to design an animal/mascot logo; specifically, one that's encased in an emblem. 

    Videos

    Free

    Alice Willis
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "This is great. Step by step directions explained perfectly and easy to follow. If you are looking to learn how to design an animal/mascot logo this is your go to video!"
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    #8PetMOJI

    PetMOJI

    PetMOJI is an app for iOS devices. The app allows you customize your own pet emoji. You can create amazing emoji like your favorite characters. 

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

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    #9Character Creation in Blender

    Character Creation in Blender

    In this video tutorial series by Wayward Art Company you can find a great resource to learn to create a character mascot in 3D with Blender, a professional free and open 3D creation software. 

    Videos

    Free

    Jessica Obrien
    Written on December 5, 2017
    "Blender is a wonderful tool for character creation. It makes your ideas come to life!"
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    #10ArtFlow: Paint Draw Sketchbook

    ArtFlow: Paint Draw Sketchbook
    ArtFlow 2 is a free drawing app that turns anyone into an artist. With this application, you can paint whatever you want. It feels as real as painting on a canvas!


     

    Apps

    Android

    Free- With in-app purchases

    Anna Feng
    Written on December 17, 2017
    "This app allows for easy drawing in conjunction with pens which simulates real drawing. It also seems to allow for great detail on the part of the artist which would make it idea for creating detailed character mascots. It is generally well-reviewed by those who use it for a variety of purchases. "
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    #11Adobe Illustrator Draw

    Adobe Illustrator Draw

    Adobe Illustrator Draw allows users to draw elaborated illustrations and organize all your works with this official Adobe app. You will be able to add tons of layers, use a stylus, pencils, pens, and brushes and edit your creations and export them in many different file formats. 

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Kelly Gonzalez
    Written on December 12, 2017
    "I do a lot of projects with multiple parts & lots of text & drawing. I had to use multiple programs to generate just one project in the past, but now I can do everything in one app. Very user friendly with a decent learning curve. "
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    #12Paperless

    Paperless

    Paperless is a sketching app very simple and easy to handle. You can work with pencils, brushes, layers, and much more tools to paint. It is available for Android devices. 

    Apps

    Android

    $1.99

    Vicente Villa
    Written on December 5, 2017
    "I was looking around google play for a sketching app for my android powered tablet. I ran across Paperless kind of by accident, but I was really lucky come to find out. This app is really neat. It is easy to use and it is very precise and improves the drawings. I have used it on a couple different tablets without a problem. Great find. "
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    #13Drawing with Jazza - How to draw

    Drawing with Jazza - How to draw
    Drawing tips and tricks applicable to any program or medium!
    Videos

    Free

    Bruce Simpson
    Written on December 7, 2017
    "This app has a great way to teach you how to draw by learning the basics "
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    #14Vector Portal

    Vector Portal
    Vectorportal is huge database of free original vector files offered under Creative Commons Attribution License. Users can freely use our artwork for their designs.
    Websites

    Free

    Thomas Thompson
    Written on December 6, 2017
    "This is a good art resource, but not a good resource for this type of search. This would likely not help anyone searching for this sort of assistance."

Summary

Best What are the best Ways to create a character mascot
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1[TUTORIAL] How to Create a Mascot - envatotuts+Articles 17 Free
2[TUTORIAL] How To Design Characters - Design Contest BlogArticles 15 Free
3ProcreateApps 14 Paid
4Illustrator Tutorial: Process of Creating Mascot Logo DesignsVideos 13 Free
5Characters & Mascots with personality - 99designsWebsites 11 Paid
6Fastcharacters.comWebsites 10 Paid
7[TUTORIAL] How to Design an Animal / Mascot LogoVideos 8 Free
8PetMOJIApps 8 Free
9Character Creation in Blender Videos 6 Free
10ArtFlow: Paint Draw SketchbookApps 6 Free
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