Thursday, March 12, 2009

Miss Havisham's Dining Room

Finals just finished up today at SCAD and here are some stills of the room I created in Maya- I chose Miss Havisham's room from Great Expectations (thanks to all those who helped me work through making a decision!

Soon, I'm going to show you how I did it!


Stephen Crotts said...

nice choice, nice work!

For many reasons Aurelia Havisham is one of the most compelling characters in literature to me.

Rose said...

I am so proud of you! This looks awesome!

Andy Mai said...

Awesome work. Its good to see how far you've come.

Courtney Brooke Vaughan said...

Thanks for the kind thoughts! I thought showing Satis house in the decayed state Miss Havisham left it in would be an awesome room to make.

Excerpt from Great Expectations:
Pip: 'Is Manor House the name of this house, miss?'
Est.: 'One of its names, boy.'
Pip.: 'It has more than one, then, miss?'
Est.: 'One more. Its other name was Satis; which is Greek, or Latin, or Hebrew, or all three—or all one to me—for enough.'
Pip: 'Enough House,' said I; 'that's a curious name, miss.'
Est.: 'Yes,' she replied; 'but it meant more than it said. It meant, when it was given, that whoever had this house, could want nothing else. They must have been easily satisfied in those days, I should think. [...]'