When I was working on the “Art of Ariel" collection for the Disney Stores, I had done a few sketches before settling on the ones that were eventually used. The unused drawings never made it to final color. But, it’s always nice to see the original anyway, right? So, here is one that we didn’t go with, but I still really liked. Hope you enjoy! :)
Animating female characters are extremely difficult. They have to go through a range of emotions, and having a film with two female characters and building distinguishing aspects was hard.