I saw a concept sketch for this shoe on Concept Kicks' IG account and loved it. I always wanted to try my hand at modeling footwear and this was a great little exercise. My plan was to do a quick daily but it turned into a rainy weekend rabbit hole.
Here is the initial concept by Dan Coric:
Here is my final image:
This was a lot of fun to model and texture and I will definitely try another shoe concept again soon. I would like to approach the flyknit from a different direction and I have a few ideas. Right now it looks like that material used for casts for broken bones.