@Oblivion2500 Not sure if it's what you're looking for but you can download Advanced Skeleton 5 (I assume you can use it in Maya LT... ) and with a little effort you can build a simple rig and controls. It also has the option for adding a facial rig to. http://www.animationstudios.com.au/advanced-skeleton
Here's the style I've been working on recently. It's also on Sketchfab: https://skfb.ly/6xJFR
Hiya! Here are some super lowpoly pond plants I made for a game project recently with 512x512 textures. All Handpainted.
@Mauritium, try going from texture to model. So you figure out the pixel textures first then snap uv shells of the model to uv grid.
Hey guys,This is a personal project that I made for fun, trying to translate a 2D character with a very simple and flat look, into a good looking 3D model that could match the original simple style. for 3D viewer, please go to: https://www.artstation.com/artwork/k0m1zI hope you like it!