Sketchbook: Benjie's Shit : DRAW, DRAW, DRAW (and never stop)

Join the #1 Art Workshop - LevelUpJoin Premium Art Workshop
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 LastLast
Results 1 to 30 of 299
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0

    Benjie's Shit : DRAW, DRAW, DRAW (and never stop)

    hey my names Ben, just finished high school, I draw 12-14 hours a day at the moment and am trying like a madman to improve. iv got three years from the beginning of 2010 to get myself the skills needed to get into the next gen atelier in san francisco.

    this i guess is my 3 year long journey towards that goal:

    DRAW, DRAW, DRAW!

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    Last edited by Benjie; March 3rd, 2010 at 08:20 PM.
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  


  2. Hide this ad by registering as a member
  3. #2
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Few quick practices on faces and anatomy. Some using ref. plus a wee self portrait.

    edit: plus images from the first post.

    Attached Images Attached Images          
    Last edited by Benjie; August 3rd, 2009 at 06:47 AM.
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    2,089
    Thanks
    3,812
    Thanked 1,838 Times in 1,110 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Hmm. when I saw this Thread title I was I went "Intersesting I don't remember posting another sketchbook thread?"


    Haha anyway, Hi Ben I'm Matt, and welcome to CA!
    Cool first post(s) mate, anatomy in the last one ot the first post looks the best, nice strong poses.
    So yeah, everything looks sweet so far mate, just keep posting and I'll come back with some more crits.

    Keep it up Ben!
    matt

    Quote Originally Posted by gutss View Post
    yesterday, God came to me in a dream and told me that if I don't become a comic book artist, he has decreed that I shall instead be a burlesque dancer.
    And I said, "But God, nice panties are so expensive!"
    And he said, "Welp, I suppose you better shut up and draw."


    Blog
    SketchBook (updated)
    Company
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to JailHouseRock2 For This Useful Post:


  6. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Denmark
    Posts
    826
    Thanks
    53
    Thanked 253 Times in 244 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Hey there, welcome to CA

    I don't think there is any need for you to be frustrated, for a 16 yo your stuff is great. When i was 16 i hardly knew which end of the pencil was the drawing end . If you browse around the site you will find a lot of examples of ppl that have improved ALOT in just a year or two. So, as you say yourself, practice practice practice

    Oh and remember to do drawing from life too, that's sorta the credo here on ca

    My sketchbook:
    Fumble

    My brothers sketchbook:
    Braintree
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Emil_J. For This Useful Post:


  8. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Location
    Aotearoa (NZ)
    Posts
    1,308
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1,329 Times in 271 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Tena koe! Just go hard mate that's the only secret

    ~Jase

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to Rusty For This Useful Post:


  10. #6
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    -rough speed painting of chevayo

    -enviro WIP- colours are just place holders, trust me i AM going to change most of them.

    these three chatacters: chevayo, erobos, and adin black might come and go throghout my sketchbook as they are part of a graphic novel me and 2 other friends are working on for fun. one of these friends is starting a sketchbook soon so look out for it, his names yen-ju.

    Attached Images Attached Images    
    Last edited by Benjie; March 28th, 2009 at 04:09 AM.
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  11. #7
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Germany, NRW
    Posts
    198
    Thanks
    61
    Thanked 20 Times in 20 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    If i compare those characters to what i did at that age anatomically (does that word even exist?.. nevermind), I'd say you're doing great.
    If you continue like that and keep doing studies, life drawing and whatnot, I am
    pretty sure you'll take your work to a higher level in no time

    I like those poses, very dynamic. Some proportions may be off. Like the arms on that gun dude. They kinda seem to short/small ? Maybe it's just me.

    Keep it up


    Come visit my...

    _________________________

    sketchbook

    _________________________

    Thank you!
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  12. The Following User Says Thank You to pandahund For This Useful Post:


  13. #8
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    31
    Thanks
    4
    Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    I think what might be frustrating you, is that your poses are stiff.

    Your anatomy is very good, way better than I have done. However you poses don't have a looseness to them that'll create a good solid weight.

    Your sketchs definitely do have weight, but I'm feeling very little weight to it.

    If you're ever unsure about an sketch, painting, etc. Flip the image horizontally, you'll see your mistakes in the image.

    Keep at it, seeing your stuff tells me I'm not doing enough.

    Also, post some pencil sketchs too. Drawing in pencil can help as well.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to geoxen For This Useful Post:


  15. #9
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    saudi arabia
    Posts
    129
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked 40 Times in 37 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0

    Wow

    Your work is really good You're doing so well with perspectives already. You have a lot of talent. I don't have much to offer besides keep it up and I'll be watching your sketchbook ^^ I think I can learn a thing or two from you.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  16. #10
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    359
    Thanks
    64
    Thanked 75 Times in 50 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Only 16 years old? and such talent! wow keep it up.

    notting much to critisize i like your stuff alot so far. I would just look around the forum and look at the art of other people to see different styles and possibilities. You learn alot about different styles of art this way, and you will most likely find lots of them interesting!

    nice start

    One's humble Sketchbook
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  17. #11
    Join Date
    Aug 2002
    Location
    The Netherlands
    Posts
    1,208
    Thanks
    8
    Thanked 20 Times in 18 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Funny, the first face looks alot like andrew jones

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  18. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to EVIL For This Useful Post:


  19. #12
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    evil: thanks for bringing that up, i should have said it was Andrew Jones sooner. i guess in the heat of posting the first sketches i didn’t get round to it (sorry a million times over). ANYWAY ill pick my pride up and sculpt some art.

    heres a grayscale character design thingy i did, ill colour it later.

    got a Bridgman book so anatomy studies coming up next!

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  20. #13
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    yay first sketchs

    heres some anatomy studies i did after school.

    30 secound drawing: posmaniacs

    anatomy studies: no ref exept for one bridgman pic down the bottom.

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    Last edited by Benjie; March 20th, 2009 at 04:00 PM.
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  21. #14
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    rough WIP, about 20/30mins into painting.

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  22. #15
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    saudi arabia
    Posts
    129
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked 40 Times in 37 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Great work, keep it up...Nice dreads on the char design guy.
    I have no life as well:<

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  23. #16
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    New Zealand, Christchurch
    Posts
    46
    Thanks
    18
    Thanked 30 Times in 13 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    nice stuff ben, cant wait to see your stuff refined

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  24. #17
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Boston
    Posts
    117
    Thanks
    7
    Thanked 6 Times in 5 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Cool work! It's great that you're dedicated early on and ready to put in tons of practice... keep it up and I'm sure you'll see vast improvement in no time.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  25. #18
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    28
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Your schedule sums up New Zealand life, drawin and school, all there is too it ...

    Great work on the pictures, where you situated in NZ ?

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  26. #19
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    amianna: thanks man its nice to no im not the only one with out a life.

    yj-dc-tp: yaarrr u finally commented on my sb, hopefully i can refine somthin without fallen asleep.

    chief: thanks for the comment, your sketch book is pretty sweet!

    StallionOfBeachhaven: i live in Christchurch man, so i cant exactly meet up with u or any other artist who all seem to live in Auckland.


    self portrait: pretty much exactly what i look like really.... didn’t want to exaggerate the muscle to much gotta keep it realistic you no.

    i gotta admit tho i am pretty dam sexy.


    Attached Images Attached Images  
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  27. #20
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Fleet, UK
    Posts
    1,464
    Thanks
    386
    Thanked 777 Times in 453 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Great stuff. Be more confident with your lines in some places, using one instead of many. With the schedule thing in the first post, you will get good from sticking to that, but success doesn't always equal happiness. Remember to go out and have fun every now and then Keep it up.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  28. #21
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    New Zealand, Christchurch
    Posts
    46
    Thanks
    18
    Thanked 30 Times in 13 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    realistic? were are your 10 pack abs

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  29. #22
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    2,089
    Thanks
    3,812
    Thanked 1,838 Times in 1,110 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Hay man, thanks for the comments in my SB, really appreciated!

    Nice updates, good to see some anatomy studies, doing some more bridgman would help.
    looking forward to seeing how the evo works out as well.

    keep it up Ben,
    matt

    Quote Originally Posted by gutss View Post
    yesterday, God came to me in a dream and told me that if I don't become a comic book artist, he has decreed that I shall instead be a burlesque dancer.
    And I said, "But God, nice panties are so expensive!"
    And he said, "Welp, I suppose you better shut up and draw."


    Blog
    SketchBook (updated)
    Company
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  30. #23
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    The Sunshine State
    Posts
    1,598
    Thanks
    1,106
    Thanked 226 Times in 174 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    http://conceptart.org/forums/attachm...1&d=1237718394
    haha dude you're awesome

    nice start, you're good for 16

    we need more good teenagers on this website

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  31. #24
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    28
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    That picture is balls! Quite literally in fact, and yes Auckland is the central hub of all NZ Wannabe concept artists...

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  32. #25
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    365
    Thanks
    38
    Thanked 55 Times in 55 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Great digital work, there's a lot of promise here. Great studies too. Comment me if u want

    Comment my crappy art PLEEZ ; )


    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  33. #26
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    California
    Posts
    378
    Thanks
    579
    Thanked 282 Times in 113 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    hi5! nice stuff

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  34. #27
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    needed to update so here!
    done after school, not finished,

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  35. #28
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    New Zealand, Hobbiton
    Posts
    349
    Thanks
    91
    Thanked 133 Times in 115 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    more naked people.

    and some shitty 5min character designs

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    "Fuck me with a spear!..." -- Quote a song of ice and fire

    SKETCHBOOK

    BlOG
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  36. #29
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    28
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Yo man, nice updates the With Doctor is lookin tight.

    Anatomy is looking pretty mean too bro so keep it up

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  37. #30
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    433
    Thanks
    777
    Thanked 160 Times in 101 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Hey great start, Nice studies and especially the grasp of perspective, im impressed, and not havin a life isn't such a bad thing, look at all the fun stuff you can make up.b Oh the guy on the bottom of the last post (bottom right) is cool to, keep it up and have fun.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 LastLast

Members who have read this thread: 4

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • 424,149 Artists
  • 3,599,276 Artist Posts
  • 32,941 Sketchbooks
  • 54 New Art Jobs
Art Workshop Discount Inside
Register

Developed Actively by vBSocial.com
The Art Department
SpringOfSea's Sketchbook