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« on: July 06, 2011 06:11:51 PM »

For this project, we had to take a xeroxed copy of a black and white photo, zero in on a section of it, and draw that section in large scale. Although I had done well with the apple/vase/pear drawings, this was my first scene. I love the way it turned out and thought I would share!

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« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2011 06:26:17 PM »

Gorgeous! Such depth and beauty.
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« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2011 07:07:45 PM »

wow, that is so amazing, u have fierce skills  Shocked
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2011 09:41:34 PM »

this is just beautiful.
what did you use? it looks like charcoal? Undecided
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« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2011 03:40:32 PM »

Thanks y'all! It's actually just graphite. Smiley I used the jet black (vigorously) on the dark parts.
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« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2011 08:56:49 PM »

You are very good!! So much detail.
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« Reply #6 on: July 15, 2011 11:56:55 AM »

This is intense! And beautiful... wow.
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« Reply #7 on: July 16, 2011 04:49:04 PM »

Thank you all so much! I took an art appreciation class and a humanities class at the time I needed to decide what upper level education route I was going to have to take. Although I have always loved crafts and projects, I never considered it as a career choice. (I mean, school is supposed to suck right?!) But those classes really solidified my decision to go to school for art with a teaching certificate. I was going for English/Literature w/teaching but it doesn't make me quite as happy! Smiley And everyone knows the old saying about doing what you love!! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: July 17, 2011 08:46:34 PM »

It's fantastic! I can't believe it's pencil. Very well done!
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