View Full Version : CgTalk Daily Sketch 1384 30mn "The Cowgirl"

03-24-2008, 02:20 PM
"The Cowgirl"

You have 30mn for your sketch. IF you go beyond the assigned time limit , you have to post WHATEVER you have done after the time has expired, along with the FINAL drawing.

Post only your FINAL piece on this thread, based on the topic on the thread.
Only final pieces can be posted on the thread. They must have been done AFTER the topic has been announced.
RESOLUTION : The image can have any aspect ratio up to 800 x 600
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, unless is it an integral part of the challenge.
You can post an entry at anytime for the topic presented on this thead BEFORE the voting thread for THE WEEK has been posted.
The artist also has to post total length of time it took and program used.
Any piece caught breaking the rules will be taken off the thread.
The topics will be picked at random from the list on the TOPICS thread >>LINK<< (
(The author will be given credit). So guys keep them coming

03-24-2008, 03:10 PM
30 min, Photoshop CS3, with a mouse.

03-24-2008, 11:24 PM
well here is mine,. not very proud of it,...30 min ps2 (

03-25-2008, 12:52 AM
Wow, just looked at this on my home computer (I had drawn it at work). I didn't realize the bushes looked so noisy. Oh well.

Wexter> My thought process was going along those lines, too... of taking it literally. Ended up doing something different, though, obviously. Cool pic.

03-26-2008, 02:36 AM
sorry, late 50 minutes:


photoshop CS2

03-26-2008, 01:51 PM
jpedro, that rocks! I admire the way you can go from grayscale to color, something that I still have trouble with. Best entry so far.

03-26-2008, 04:19 PM
JTD, thanks i really appreciate it!

if the values in your BW image are fine(most important), then itīs usually a mix between color, multiply, overlay layers on top of the greyscale image, to get a good base, then in a last pass, usually i use a normal layer again to accentuate last highlights....i still find this approach a bit easier than going straight into colors.



03-27-2008, 02:50 PM
cs2 10 minutes

03-27-2008, 05:35 PM
Spankthemonk, there's no image showing at the moment.

03-27-2008, 07:22 PM
sorry wrong forum

03-27-2008, 11:38 PM
I don't know why it didn't show ( I am currently at someone else's computer so I can't repost it at the moment) This is the first time I tried using cgsociety's attachment manager....I don't know what went wrong help?

03-28-2008, 05:36 PM
About 30 min with Adobe Illustrator

03-31-2008, 04:33 AM
damn there's some good entries in here

well here goes nothing-

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