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08 August 2004, 03:48 PM
"California Dreaming*" By ROR
In honor of SIGGRAPH conference...

Posted Aug 8 6:30 EST

Welcome to the cgtalk sketch group.

We will try to post one of these topics once a day for your enjoyment.

These are the rules:
* Post only your FINAL piece on this thread, based on the topic on the thread.
* 640 x 480 / 480 x 640 OR 800 x 600 /600 x 800
* They can be done on any medium.
* If you wish, you can add a brief text description about your piece.
* Only original compositions. No "tributes" or plagiarizing.
* The topics will be posted every day between 10:00 - 12:00 am US EST.
* The artist also has to post total length of time it took (Thanks Clanger for the idea) and program used.
* Only final pieces can be posted on the thread. They must have been done AFTER the topic has been announced.
* Any piece caught breaking the rules will be taken off the thread.
* The topics will be picked at random from the list on this thread
(The author will be given credit). So guys keep them coming.
*You can add multiple entries, but please dont post WIP (Unless you intend to update them). NEW RULE!
* Ill post ANOTHER thread to quantify and track WHO has participated the most on these threads.

Good luck

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captain chapo
08 August 2004, 06:34 PM
yeh very quick...10ish in PS

08 August 2004, 11:57 PM
2 hours PS

08 August 2004, 01:21 AM
Holy smoke Franz! Now I feel like I give up on mine.. :/ I won't be ever good as you or anyone else. *sobs*

Anyways here is mine... a guy dreaming about hot sexy girl at the beach with surfing board....... PS 1 hour w/ tablet

08 August 2004, 01:37 AM
thats funny, my first try was a girl with a surfboard, but I messed it up.
So the guy in your picture might!? (though I dont wear glasses and have curly hair )

08 August 2004, 01:52 AM
hahaha :D it could be :D

Just dream on! ;) Just like I... I dream of being a great painter like you! :D

08 August 2004, 02:02 AM
I won't be ever good as you or anyone else
but, but, you are the Dream Master...

08 August 2004, 02:49 AM
Well..... That's exactly right.. I'm DreamMaster.... I am the master at dreaming not art! That's a big difference. Lol.

08 August 2004, 03:42 AM
Once when i was at LA airport, i saw this Fabio look-a-like, shirt unbuttoned, hair flying in the wind and driving a luggage cart...just wondering what he must have been dreaming of...

painter / ps / 30mins

Appologies for the crap bat mobile!!!!!!!!!!!

08 August 2004, 03:57 AM
2h PS, with a mouse! ;P
He puffed some happy green that morning.

drawMonger- you've got some funny shit, keep it coming. I'd respond mroe but my connection sucks.

Franz- Once again, beaaautiful harmony. Very elegant.

08 August 2004, 04:21 AM
Thanks for the kind feed back Rasdasa...I appreciate it!

08 August 2004, 10:32 AM
Good work Franz, nice atmosphere.

08 August 2004, 07:42 PM
Never wake me up.

Photoshop - wacom - 2 hours

08 August 2004, 09:41 PM
Really nice. Warm atmosphere. the entire picture looks kinda like an exotic flower.

08 August 2004, 11:36 PM
1hr 30mins Sketch Artrage, Colours Painter - with reference

Oh well, ran out of time on this one, might carry it on in the week if I get time but thought I'd post where I got.


08 August 2004, 12:19 AM
Hey Franz, great atmospherics, and Mr T, yeah wish I was that guy aswell!

KieronH- like the mixture of outlines with fully 'rendered' bg.


08 August 2004, 04:45 AM

"Crush the Democrats, see them driven before you and hear the lamentations of their women."
About an hour in ps/wacom.

captain chapo
08 August 2004, 07:47 AM
yeh i liked it when he called all the democrats a bunch of "girlie men" it was interesting. anyways i found some time for another...i think around an hour in PS

08 August 2004, 10:37 AM
hi folks
Ps7/wacom tablet/about 3hrs

Franz,your pic is great......super work
Rasdasa:nice,I realy like a tree
Kieronh:realy good work.......

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