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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 17: Canary Yellow (origami canary & note cards)

Overall Thoughts Finally remembered to do the distance-blur effect for this painting (at least for the far side of the note cards)! Which I kind of forgot in the last few assignments. oops… I also tried to be a lot more systematic. After filling in colors from dark to light, I reminded myself to check …

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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 15: Painting 5 “Passion Fruit Harvest” (Passion Fruit, Cup, Box)

Overall Thoughts TK YT Pub Assignment video Total time spent: If I were to start this painting over right now, what would I do differently? Day 1 Day 2 Final Submission This is the final painting I submitted for grading: Based on this sketch: Based on these measurements: Based on this still life setup: I …

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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 14: Painting 4 “A Dog and His Ball” (Origami Dog, Notecards, Ball)

Overall Thoughts I thought the dog would be one of the more simple origami things to draw (as opposed to, say, a crane) especially given that it is so big. But measuring the dog actually took forever, because I wasn’t sure what to do about all the non 90-degree angles. I ended up picking a …

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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 13: Painting 3 “A Spot of Tea” (Cup, Box, Soap)

Overall Thoughts Challenged myself a little bit with an all-black cup with handle. The handle turned out a bit skinny, but the overall effect went well. I stuck to my self-made rule of including at least one origami/paper art object and one rectangular/square-shaped object in the still life setup. In this case, they are one …

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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 12: Painting #2 “Squashed Heart” (squash, box, origami heart)

Overall Thoughts TK YT Pub Assignment video Total time spent: If I were to start this painting over right now, what would I do differently? Day 1: Sketch It takes time to set up a still life. Actually I should have said this took more than 2 days, because some days in between, I would …

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Evolve Artist Block 2 Assignment 11: Painting 1 “Party Ball” (ball, cone, box)

Overall Thoughts One thing I noticed is that all that proportional drawing and measuring seems to have really trained my brain to see better and my brain and hand to work together better. After doing my first painting for Block 2, I used the leftover paint to imitate a comic book cover I had, and …

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