Here’s my image of the Thanksgiving Turkey. Actually, I was shooting for a stark, proletarian hammer in harsh black and white, but then the ink started bleeding a bit and I had to make do with a conventional capitalist hammer. This free postcard art is up for grabs at blog.natdickinson.com
One for today; one for tomorrow November 21, 2007
Here’s what I’ve been using to create my Drawmo posts:
Mostly I use the “dry media brushes” within Photoshop Elements, but this one is mostly “wet media”:
Days 6-10 November 12, 2007
Still behind, but less so. Lessons of the weekend’s drawing: curves are hard to draw well, and objects with both curves and straight lines are really hard to draw well.
Red, blue, and black November 6, 2007
I hate ballpoint pens. Really. I don’t like the amount of pressure you have to use on them; my hands get tired. I don’t like the way the ink globs up sometimes. I don’t like the spindly quality of the lines they make, as the ink fades in and out.
But, holy wow, look what you can do with them, if you know what you’re doing:
Via Samantha Hahn’s blog, Maquette: “Art, Design, Inspiration. Eye candy for the visually hungry.”