Category Archives: Best Work

Self Portrait

For my self portrait project I decided to use new materials I am not used to using. I painted the hair and clothing with gouache paint and colored the skin with pastels. It was a challenge trying to shade and … Continue reading

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Skeleton Drawing

Birch, Simon. Untitled. 2013. Hong Kong. My Modern Met. Pinar, 12 Oct. 2013. Web. 4 Apr. 2017 In this piece I drew a skeleton within a popular pice of artwork created by Simon Birch. He created a series of paintings that featured … Continue reading

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Canon Project

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The Girl Who Fell In Love With The Night Sky

I wanted to work with lighting in this image. I was playing with different colored shadows while tying to incorporate a small story into the image. The area of the image I had the biggest challenge with was the hair. … Continue reading

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Recent Personal Work

Recently I have been working on my personal style. I’ve been trying to add certain details and quirks to add to my artwork to make them stand apart from other pieces. An example of small quirks would be the strange triangle patches … Continue reading

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Phenakistoscope

  Within my animation I made use of squash and stretch. I used this principal in the black goo surrounding the rainbow oval. When the goo gets close to the spikes it stretches until it breaks. I used color to … Continue reading

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Chair still life

In this still life I incorporated  value to highlights where the cloth curves and folds. I also used it to define shadows and patterns in the cloth. One principle of design I used was contrast. I used this especially in the … Continue reading

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