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07-11-2006, 04:52 PM
hi all :) ok well not much to show yet, but as i work i will keep this thread updated. so just to start things off, here are my sketches for the 15 minute sketchathon thread.
07-11-2006, 04:54 PM
Welcome aboard! :)
My last post before heading out the door. Look forward to seeing more work from you. It would be nice if you could tell us a little about your art training and background. :)
07-11-2006, 04:56 PM
i actually really enjoyed doing the biro one. i think im going to try using biro more often :shrug: lol
Yo pond! Nice start you have there!
Pretty nice to see bold and confident strokes! Next step I'd suggest is to try some line weight
I guess it'll add more life and interest to your drawings!
Press on! =D
07-11-2006, 05:05 PM
hi rebeccak, thanx for the welcome and such a fast post lol! the art i have done in the past has just been some school stuff. im about to start a graphic design (illustration) course at university this september/october. i still have much to learn in the way of drawing, and i would like to try painting in photoshop soon. some peoples work in photoshop just blows me away!! i dont have a graphics tablet though, so dont know how easy it is to use the mouse. but its all learning and development :) thats why im here :D
07-11-2006, 05:07 PM
thankyou bnn :) its clear i dont type fast enough lol! but what exactly do you mean by "line weight"?
It's like a varying thickness in a single stroke?
It's like... A caligraphy stroke that is full of life and energy?
For example at areas that are in contact with light, the weight can be lighter
At areas that are under shadow, the weight can be heavier.
Pardon me for my very... Dull description =x
But to me that's about it!
07-11-2006, 05:21 PM
hahaha oic thanx :) yeh i will have to give that a go. 15 mins goes faster then i thought lol
07-12-2006, 06:16 PM
more sketches for the 15 minute sketchathon.
07-12-2006, 06:18 PM
my first head for the anatomy lesson series thread.
head 001, biro
07-12-2006, 06:22 PM
its my first time using biro in that way, so if anyone has any tips on using biro (particularly shading with biro) it will help a lot. also crits are very welcome :) thanx
07-12-2006, 06:27 PM
Great to see your new work! Someone who uses biro is default-rol / Mike, whose Anatomy Thread can be seen here:
Anatomy Thread of default-rol (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=297572)
07-12-2006, 09:39 PM
wow some really inspiring stuff there. thanx rebeccak :)
07-13-2006, 05:55 PM
I like those last 15 min sketches - the lines are looking tidyer and more confident...keep em coming...
07-14-2006, 01:11 PM
07-14-2006, 01:15 PM
thankyou mu :) i feel as though i can see an improvement from my first attempts at the 15 minute sketches. i think im getting used to sketching faster now :shrug: lol
07-17-2006, 11:01 PM
I agree with Mu, I think your sketches are really improving. :)
Someone else's thread I think you might really like is Thomasphoenix:
Anatomy Thread of Thomasphoenix (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=296477)
Keep up the good work! :)
07-17-2006, 11:01 PM
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