Trying to work out how best to approach this exercise. As an experiment I placed an A1 white sheet at the back to give a different look to the drawing. The back was curved so as to avoid a sharp line. Continue reading “Project 2 Ex 4: Practice”
Tried again with a new set up. Placed a ceramic vase and bottle on a board against the wall. Using the A2 sketchbook paper again, which is slightly yellow in tone with some tooth. Continue reading “Project 2 Ex 2: Two pots”
Experiment with using ball pen and line. I find the use of line for shading a bit of a challenge at the best of times, and so have practised this quite a bit previously:
Thus, this practice was partially to get back into the idea as a whole.
I made a start with the next exercise despite not being fully happy with the last one yet. The featured image is the result. Continue reading “Proj 2 Ex 2: Practice”
I’ve been at the Coursera again. This time “Art & Ideas: Teaching with Themes” (https://www.coursera.org/learn/ideas). The idea is to consider Modern and Contemporary art within the context of its meaning rather than by time and art movement. The themes are: “Places & Spaces”, “Art & Identity”, “Transforming Everyday objects” and “Art & Society”. The main interest lies in their coverage of the context around a number of pieces and the way that they mesh with the theme. Continue reading “Modern Art Themes…”