Saturday, December 19, 2009

Monday, November 16, 2009

Animals

These met with a rather negative reaction when I showed them in class today for critique... but people only got to see the linework this afternoon! Color improves an essentially flawed design, right? Right?

I tried to emulate Brittney Lee in the coloring of the birds we've got here:


I'm a little sad that no one liked my snake 'cause I thought he was pretty sexy:




Saturday, November 7, 2009

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Anatomy



Taking gesture drawing this semester has really exposed how little I know about anatomy! Because the gestures are so short, Ryan expects us to use a lot of our built-up knowledge and creativity to finish the sketch. So, here are a few anatomy studies! All of these drawings are based off of posemaniacs poses, except for the upper-left sketch on the second page, which was copied straight from a John Watkiss drawing of Tarzan that I thought was cool.

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Lighting and Textures

Morning

Noon

Afternoon

Sunset

Night

Spring

Summer

Fall

Winter

Winter sunlight filtering through clouds

Textures:











This project has been intense! I needed to do 10 paintings of the same landscape at different times of day and different times of year, then take photos of a bunch of interesting textures that could be used in new and exciting ways.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Friday, February 6, 2009





The line work in the painting above is (c) Joe Olson