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07-13-2006, 07:31 PM
Hey everybody! I've discovered the "50 heads in one month" proposal 2 days ago.. so i don't think i can make the 26 july deadline.. but i'll try to do as much as i can.. even if i make them until 11 august :) it's very challenging though...
07-14-2006, 05:16 PM
Welcome aboard! :) Some lovely work here ~ it would be great to hear something about your art training and background. :)
07-14-2006, 05:43 PM
Thank you for the welcoming!:) I forgot to introduce myself.. sorry:rolleyes: .. i'm 19 years old.. first year student and the Univeristy of Architecture "Ion Mincu" in Bucharest.. i started drawing about 2 years ago.. learned almost by myself.. of course with the imense help of the resources found on the internet.. drawing it's a hobby but it starts to take over me:D don't know exactly what i'm going to do in the future.. but i certanly know that i want to learn human anatomy.. need to work more:deal:
07-15-2006, 07:11 PM
07-15-2006, 07:19 PM
Lovely new work. :) It reminds me that I have wanted to do some charcoal work myself. :)
Looking forward to seeing more!
07-16-2006, 10:33 AM
thank you very much Rebecca.. it's nice to see u here:) i didn't used charcoal for the last one, it's drawn in pencil, but when you've mentioned "charcoal" it gave me the desire to use one.. so here's the result:)
07-16-2006, 01:08 PM
Great start machu! you have some nice skills already for being self taught.
07-17-2006, 12:18 AM
you are too kind seven-zero.. thank you:)
something drawn from life.. my girlfriend's legs:) and heads 007-008
07-17-2006, 08:28 PM
Lovely work! I think the leg studies have some very nice qualities.
Someone whose thread you would enjoy is razz:
Anatomy Thread of razz (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=352287)
He has done some great Vilppu studies in his thread. Have you heard of Glenn Vilppu?
He has a book (The Drawing Manual) and several DVDs that are worth taking a look at. :)
07-17-2006, 09:23 PM
Wow, these are gorgeous - I adore the linework on the leg studies, and I love the contrast of the blue against the orange-y tone of the paper in your head study #005 (but then I've always been a sucker for stuff done on toned paper...:)) Overall your work seems really strong - both in linework and the overall ability to convey a sense of vitality in an image...great stuff! :thumbsup:
07-19-2006, 06:57 AM
Rebbeca.. you are very helpful..:) i will check out razz's thread when i have a little bit of time..(i'm busy at school this period) and yes.. i know Glenn Villpu.. he's a great teacher.. really like the renaissance style of his drawings.. and i hope to get 2-3 free days to study him.. thank you again for checking this thread.. really makes me draw more:)
Prisca.. thank you very much :)
first one is a lifedrawing with a statue found in the city, representing "El Libertador":D and heads 009 - 010
07-19-2006, 07:58 AM
It's a pleasure to discover your head studies and the life drawings, you've made some really nice work here:thumbsup: !
I'm looking forward to see more of this:) !
07-21-2006, 12:20 PM
You're most welcome! :) Lovely update here, and I'm glad to hear you're familiar with Vilppu. I've just been made aware of another apparent drawing master, John Watkiss (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=383866). The middle portrait is lovely, hope to see more work like this here! :)
07-28-2006, 08:11 PM
@sabrina: you're very kind.. thank you:)
@rebecca: thanks again... you really motivate me to draw more:) didn't know about Watkiss.. but i see some very nice anatomy drawings of his.. worth checking out.. thank you for stopping by:deal:
i've been away at my parents for a few days.. so not internet or anything.. i did found some models to draw.. 10-20 min lifedrawings.. and an selfportrait:) c&c are more then welcome
07-28-2006, 08:11 PM
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