Pt 3, Pr 4, Ex1 – Parallel Perspective – An interior view.

Not necessarily an interior, however, it was an enclosed walkway that had some nice arches running down one side that all met in the middle to create another set of archways running down through the passage way forming a perfect scene to show one point perspective. With the added brick work and the large stone slabs on the floor, the setting was done.   I … Continue reading Pt 3, Pr 4, Ex1 – Parallel Perspective – An interior view.

Pt 1, Pr 2, Ex 3 – Observing shadow using blocks of tone.

Using two simple objects placed together to create shadow and tone, I was briefed to draw these paying specific detail to the shadows and changes in tone cast by a strong single light source, using a single dark colour. For this I used a chalk conte stick and found it a little difficult to use. Chalk is not a medium I’m familiar with and it … Continue reading Pt 1, Pr 2, Ex 3 – Observing shadow using blocks of tone.

Pt 1, Pr 1, Ex 1 – Experimenting with expressive lines and marks….best therapy ever!

A more difficult task than I first anticipated, we were briefed to section 4 A1 sheet of paper into 4 sections each and write down an emotion on each sheet, calm, anger, happy and a chosen feeling. Then, picking 4 different mediums, using one 1 colour and only random lines and shapes, try and describe the emotion by inhabiting it and expressing it in the … Continue reading Pt 1, Pr 1, Ex 1 – Experimenting with expressive lines and marks….best therapy ever!