Friday, November 05, 2010

First class drawings

I wanted to post my drawings from my first class.  She had us draw a face and our hand before giving us any instructions.  It took me forever to draw my face it seemed.  I kept erasing and redrawing!  These might be hard to see since the drawings are in pencil.

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Then she gave us some instruction and then told us to do blind contour.  We were to draw our hand but couldn't look at our paper!

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Then after doing this exercise, we did modified contour which we could look at our paper 10% of the time.  I kept moving my hand and then I didn't get it back in the original position.  My hand looks a little off for that reason!

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Then she got out a photo of an eye and had us draw the outline and then we added shading.  Shading really is what makes the picture.  I feel like I need to work more on shading.  I didn't like how I did my eyelashes.  This isn't bad for my first try!

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Then class was over.  :-(  I hope to be able to go back in the next week or so and learn more!  :-)

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3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Wow, Jana, what a great class. I love the shading you did on your eye. I'm sure you will enjoy the classes. -Nylene

Kelly R said...

Great job Jana! Your eye is awesome! the pupil is amazing! WOW!

Pam said...

Knutschen, what great fun. I think you are a natural. Love all but especially the eye. Sounds so fun.