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I am an artist- I make things for a living-I wake up happy, I take care of cats, I love a lot, & I am a Hunter-Gatherer!
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Project: Using the smooth slow shading techniques you have practiced in class, using a full range of value (from light to dark) and without the help of out lines-Create an original graphite drawing based on an image from your favorite "Childhood Story." (*Be sure to reference that book's title on... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Materials: 11 x 14 Strathmore Cream Toned DRAWING PAPER Ruler to draw 1 inch border A range of your graphite pencils from H's to B's Canister Eraser (Mono-Zero) for precision Blending tool (tortillion, blending stump, or dry brush) Pencil Sharpener Project Specs: Create a 1 inch border inside (You can... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Professorwynn
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Materials: Pencil Your Choice of White paper (Sketchbook or Strathmore) no smaller than 8 x 10 (*Not graph paper) Ruler Triangle (Optional) Eraser Assignment: 1. Draw 3 examples of cylinders in 2 point perspective on your paper. *Make sure this is large enough to see (no tiny boxes please) and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Materials: Pencil Your Choice of White paper (Sketchbook or Strathmore) no smaller than 8 x 10 (*Not graph paper) Ruler Triangle (Optional) Eraser Assignment: 1. Draw 3 examples of cylinders in 2 point perspective on your paper. *Make sure this is large enough to see (no tiny boxes please) and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Things to think about with Perspective: Perspective: 1 point Perspective: 2 point Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Materials: Pencil: HB Eraser Ruler Plastic Triangle (optional) Brown Strathmore Drawing paper: 11 x 14 Project: Create a composition of detailed boxes in 2-point perspective that break out of the border. Fill your paper with No-Less than 15 shapes in 2 point perspective with openings. No Shading-just lines. How to:... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month. I created Inktober in 2009 as a challenge to improve my inking skills and develop positive drawing habits. It has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month. I created Inktober in 2009 as a challenge to improve my inking skills and develop positive drawing habits. It has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Things to think about with Perspective: Perspective: 1 point Perspective: 2 point Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Materials: Pencil: HB Eraser Ruler Plastic Triangle (optional) Brown Strathmore Drawing paper: 11 x 14 Project: Create a composition of detailed boxes in 2-point perspective that break out of the border. Fill your paper with No-Less than 15 shapes in 2 point perspective with openings. No Shading-just lines. How to:... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Project sheets of cylinders (for help in understand how to draw them) Here is the basic idea behind a 2pt perspective cylinder Above: Here is another one that looks like a Mason jar with a lid and label. Above: This is a sample of seeing tops and bottoms of cylinders... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Project: The subject of LOVE has always been a popular theme in art. Come up with a drawing that combines two items originating from having made a list of things that you LOVE. Find a clever and creative way to show love or affection between the two things that you... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2019 at Professorwynn
This is a pretty good video of comparative measuring in drawing a still-life. Although a little on the long side at 36minutes it does go through a good basic understand for accurately drawing what you see. Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Just a friendly reminder that we are using this paper for all of our projects: Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper 18x24 inches (Unless I give you paper in class) I introduced this in class on our first day. I even passed around a sample showing that it is slightly off... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Just a friendly reminder that we are using this paper for all of our projects: Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper 18x24 inches (Unless I give you paper in class) I introduced this in class on our first day. I even passed around a sample showing that it is slightly off... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2019 at Professorwynn
This is a pretty good video of comparative measuring in drawing a still-life. Although a little on the long side at 36minutes it does go through a good basic understand for accurately drawing what you see. Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
Here is the grading Criteria for the first project. I took this right from the project description so it should not be a surprise. I just wanted you give you an idea of how I grade. Grade Criteria: ______: Used correct materials ______: Cut 3 pieces of paper to correct... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2019 at Professorwynn
Here is the grading Criteria for the first project. I took this right from the project description so it should not be a surprise. I just wanted you give you an idea of how I grade. Grade Criteria: ______: Used correct materials ______: Cut 3 pieces of paper to correct... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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This week we will work on observing an object using a Fortune Cookie! We will use Vine Charcoal to work on size and structure and then charcoal pencil-getting more definition and details addressing value-light and shadows. (*Some are done on Newsprint Paper first and then the second one is done... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Thursday Class Quick Samples (The details here are AMAZING!) Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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Project: One object seen three different ways to show variation. 3 Drawings. (*This is the first project without any instruction from me. It isn't meant to be a masterpiece but you should put effort into it. We will use these three drawings as a teaching sample for future drawings) Materials-... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2019 at Professorwynn
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CHARCOAL: Additive and Subtractive methods Materials to bring to next class- • Journal/Sketchbook • Drawing Pencils • Charcoal-Natural/Willow/Vine-SOFT (It goes really fast so get at least 6 sticks) • Charcoal-Compressed SOFT 3 sticks • Black Charcoal pencil (soft & medium work well) • White chalk pencil or white stick chalk... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2019 at Professorwynn
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Project: One object seen three different ways to show variation. 3 Drawings. (*This is the first project without any instruction from me. It isn't meant to be a masterpiece but you should put effort into it. We will use these three drawings as a teaching sample for future drawings) Materials-... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing
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CHARCOAL: Additive and Subtractive methods Materials to bring to next class- • Journal/Sketchbook • Drawing Pencils • Charcoal-Natural/Willow/Vine-SOFT (It goes really fast so get at least 6 sticks) • Charcoal-Compressed SOFT 3 sticks • Black Charcoal pencil (soft & medium work well) • White chalk pencil or white stick chalk... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2019 at ProfessorWynnDrawing