When I was looking at Nala in the movie I was
focusing on structure and focused of the main
features of her the nose and the ears. While looking
at the movie this was my main focus to enable me to
develop my design for my mask.
While studying Nala from the
stage show I focused on the
headdress idea to again
develop my ideas. One of the
key ideas for my design was
developed from the stage
show. This was the idea of a
headband which you can
see in the image to the left.
Expanding My Ideas
Structure: The structure of the mask was
developed from this design. I decided to
use a headband to be base of the mask
and build ears onto the top of it.
Texture: The texture I was decided to
create was fluffy ‘cute’ lion ears which
would resemble younger Nala that also
could be reversed to show the older Nala.
Colour: The colours I decided to use were
browns and warm yellows to reflect the
stereotypical colours of a lion however to
show a contrast between the other masks
being created as she needed to stand out
among the other lions, as she was a main