Demonstration of technical and visual skills:- Materials, techniques, observational skills, visual awareness, design and compositional skills. Continue reading
Reviewing my work so far and reflecting on what I have enjoyed and what has been successful I definitely feel I have made progress in the latter stages of the course and that I have produced more consistently successful work in Section 4 Looking Out especially when using the acrylic inks. Based on this and also my tutor feedback, I decided to revisit the theme of “Tall Trees” for this assignment.
This exhibition was an excellent opportunity to see a wide range of works from the Impressionists. Presented chronologically, the theme of the exhibition centred around the significant role that Parisian art dealer Paul Durand-Rue played in establishing Impressionism as an art movement and bringing the Impressionists to prominence not only in Europe but also the USA. Continue reading
Similar to the last exercise – using a man-made form and focusing in on one isolated part.
“In this exercise you can abstract by looking very closely at a familiar natural form and expanding what you see in an arrangement of lines, shapes and colours.”
Life drawing class (2014/2015) Continue reading