New character design, indigenous 5th grader
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A recent character design created for a series of math education workbooks for grade schoolers. By creating this indigenous “adventurous, curious” 5th grade female character, I was able to combine the culture and energy of the character in inclusive and non-stereotypical ways via body language, clothing, accessories and mood.

A wonderful challenge from MIND Research.

Leah Sayles
Atlanta, USA
Tel: 4045939819

Leah Sayles is an Atlanta-based freelance artist, designer, and illustrator with a background in graphic design and marketing. She has worn a plethora of creative hats in her eight… Show more.

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