Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: nest house

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Thanked 12 Times in 5 Posts

    nest house

    Here is the painting so far. I have included the preliminary sketches which I used to arrive at the form. The one I chose to paint was most appropriate for the context of the story. It is a story about three people who live at the top of a very tall tree and have built a house out of sticks. The house should look organic. . .juxtaposed against my other house, which is very cubist and haphazard looking.

    The design or painting need anything from the little I gave you?

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote

  2. Hide this ad by registering as a member
  3. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
    looks like a good start, I really like your style
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Ottawa, On, Can
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    I like the Idea, and the approach used to execute it. I wonder if the Narrow end of the teardrop shape would be strong enough to support the weight of the nest and people living inside (assuming it's hanging from a branch). All while keeping the teardrop shape, I might have thrown a few Larger branches at the top sticking out of the structure, that are used to attach the structure more securely,with a little variety in the angles, making sure to keep a good amount of negative space between them. however, your story does take place in a fantastic world, so it could still work. I might also pop a few sparingly around the shape, just to brake up your otherwise perfect teardrop silhouette.

    Either way, It's looking good, keep it up!
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote

Similar Threads

  1. Art: WIP Phoenix Nest
    By Drexilwatcher in forum 3D ART, SCULPTURE ART & TOY ART
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: August 2nd, 2010, 09:52 AM
  2. nest house studies
    By sarsipious101 in forum ART CRITIQUE CENTER
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: February 11th, 2008, 01:52 PM
  3. nest house under painting
    By sarsipious101 in forum ART CRITIQUE CENTER
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: February 1st, 2008, 03:19 PM
  4. Art: O-ren snipers nest
    By Born in forum FINISHED ART & ARTWORK
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: December 3rd, 2005, 07:02 PM
  5. nest
    By wallychairmover in forum ART CRITIQUE CENTER
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: April 11th, 2004, 06:48 AM

Members who have read this thread: 0

There are no members to list at the moment.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Developed Actively by