Level Up - Composition Presentation 1: Design Theory for Artists (eight part video)
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  • Composition Presentation 1: Design Theory for Artists (eight part video)

    START! your journey here. This first presentation covers in depth design theory and root principles of composition. Also included is the first assignment Composition 1.1.

    1. Watch the video presentation above.
    2. Begin your assignment, Composition 1.1 here: http://www.conceptart.org/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=271
    3. Upload your assignment to a thread in the assignment forum, as shown in the link above.
    4. Level Up!


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  • StartUp! Assignments


    Agerkvist - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Agerkvist

    I have the following questions: When doing this study I stuck to the 1 hour limit and obviously I struggled since I'm new at this, but I see many other people here spending much longer on each study. Should I disregard the time limit aswell or just focus on getting faster? I did this using no...

    Last Post By: Agerkvist October 17th, 2014 Go to last post
    David Ahmad

    LevelUp! Online Workshop - Registration (Early Sign-up Discount Now!)

    Thread Starter: David Ahmad

    LEVEL UP! is on and you may begin! The #1 Online Art Workshop in the World by ConceptArt.org Invest in your passion. We believe in the life-long path of studying art and upping the necessary skills to succeed in the industry and in your personal artwork. Level Up is a state of the...

    Last Post By: aolian October 9th, 2014 Go to last post

    RIST - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Rist

    Hello all.. Great to be doing this! Fantastic opportunity for improvement :D It was a very challenging beginning for me. I hope these were alright for my first studies. They were completed in Photoshop. For future studies it will be by pencil or paint as my WACOM just died :( Artist:...

    Last Post By: Rist October 25th, 2014 Go to last post

    Nikita Replyanski - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: repius

    Hi everybody! Thanks a lot for one of the best lectures about composition. I'm rather new here but I've got very inspired by your Level UP! project! I may have some problems with my English, but I'll try to write my ideas in simply words and make some additional illustrations to help me:) Sorry...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley September 12th, 2014 Go to last post

    ZeCarnevilCat - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: ZeCarnevilCat

    Hi :) I'm giving a try at this assignment since I desperately need some practice and good advice to improve my skills. 1- "THE PEARL" - Bouguereau I choose this piece because I loved the dynamic silhouette of the girl eventhough she's just kneeling. I also love the opposition between...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley October 31st, 2014 Go to last post

    Kahboom - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Kahboom

    Okay, here we go! My selections for the studies. I've elected to spend the full hour with each. I'm excited, a little nervous. Let's do this.

    Last Post By: Jason Manley October 31st, 2014 Go to last post

    Demonjack123 - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Demonjack123

    This took me maybe a bit more than an hour (maybe close to 2? I kept getting caught up in the details even though we weren't supposed to worry about that) spaced over 3 days (first day cramps, second day pinched nerve in shoulder blade and forced myself through another pinched nerve today to finish...

    Last Post By: Demonjack123 5 Days Ago Go to last post

    Faun - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Faun

    Hi Everybody, So after observing all this progress people make here(good on you guys !!), I have decided to give digital painting a go.I'm new to whole forum idea, this is my first post ever. I'm just getting familiar with all the brushes and working in layers etc.I struggled a lot with whole...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley September 12th, 2014 Go to last post
    magi shagi

    Magi Shagi - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: magi shagi

    Hello, guys! If anyone is interested: I'm Magi, I started drawing 3 years ago. I'm in art school now, but everything I know about art, I've learned from online tutorials and articles. Since I'm educating myself on the Internet, that leads to the HUGE confusion of 'what should I draw to get better,...

    Last Post By: magi shagi November 13th, 2014 Go to last post
    Jason Manley

    Composition Achievement: Most improved in Feb 2014- Congrats to Morningbloom915

    Thread Starter: Jason Manley

    We want to congratulate Morningbloom915 for this achievement. Her efforts have been dedicated, and her passion clear. Morningbloom915 is February's award winner for showing the most improvement in a single month. Take a look: http://www.conceptart.org/forums/showthread.php?t=274801 In the...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley September 12th, 2014 Go to last post
    Drive By Uppercut

    Level Up Subscription Issues

    Thread Starter: Drive By Uppercut

    Please post any issues you may have with the Level Up Subscription. So far they have shown great customer service as well as going above and beyond that. It is without a doubt that this community will continue to thrive for a long time, This thread can be used to post issues regarding the...

    Last Post By: anvikli 3 Hours Ago Go to last post

    HaematinonNigro - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: HaematinonNigro

    Study 1 - Portait of Ugolino Martelli by Bronzino Hello everyone! As you may suspect this is my first time here on conceptart-learn, i will try to do absolutely my best for these composition studies. Even if i am not a beginner i've struggled a lot, maybe because of the time (precisely 1...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley 4 Days Ago Go to last post

    ashess - color & light 1.1

    Thread Starter: ashess

    I was just gonna start with a few fast thumbs, but got a little stuck on the first. a lot of messing with my cintiq too. screen too bright to work when using just one light, stuff like that. not more then an hour actual drawing. hope to do a few more tries tomorrow.

    Last Post By: Jason Manley 4 Days Ago Go to last post

    Graft- composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: Graft

    Welcome all forum users! I'm new here on this forum and I decided to improve my skills in art. At the beginning, I would like to apologize for my English(I'm from Poland) ok this are some studies I done already. I spent about an hour on each(Only on the last, about 2,5h) 1. 2.

    Last Post By: Graft 16 Hours Ago Go to last post

    manimaj - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: manimaj

    Hi, I stumbled upon this workshop by accident while searching for art classes and thought the formula was great. This is my first time on a forum but I really wanted to give it a shot. This is my first study, Rocks at Nahant by William Stanley Haseltine. Unfortunately, I don't believe I...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley September 12th, 2014 Go to last post

    thepimpartist - Composition 1.1

    Thread Starter: thepimpartist

    Hello, everybody :)! First of all I chose charcoal to render this. It's actually a bit over a year since I last worked digitally - because I started Art School and we work exclusively in traditional media. So I picked up my tablet last night and ... yeah, I suck with it :tihi: for now I'll...

    Last Post By: Jason Manley 4 Weeks Ago Go to last post
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