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    Here's an update on the stool I'm painting
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    Some of the drawings are hard to see, but it looks like you're drawing a lot and you're doing the right studies. Which is good because then you'll always improve. That Maya creatute is cool. I remember how much of a pain that program was, haha.

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    Here's another update. Unfortunately I wasn't able to take any picture of my stool we're working on at school, so I can't show how its going. Although I am making a bit of progress in my Bridgman book, and have finally reached the hands! (Although considering how bad I am at them I'm not sure if its a good thing or not. :p) Looking forward to finishing this book and moving on to the next one, though! (I've got about five or six more, haha.)
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    Hey Vardia!

    Decided to lurk your SB after your post in Art Discussion.

    You have a very solid work ethic-- your Bridgman studies will serve you well!

    Helpful Criticism: You have a tendency to focus on the outlines of the figure. Try studying The Human Figure by John H. Vanderpoel to gain more insight into developing the internal planes of the figure.

    Keep drawin'!

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    Kamber Thanks! And yeah, I have a tendency to avoid the inside of figures. I'll be sure to look that up once I'm done with Bridgman!
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    An update on the stool I'm painting in class. Unfortunately my art teacher decided to put me aside while she "helped" by redoing the light colors(as in painting over and redoing entirely) I had made on the woman's dress.
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    hey,

    as far as i can see, when you draw from books you make the lines straight and long, but when you don t actually see the lines (like in the gesture drawings) you tend to make the lines very fuzzy.

    i can see that you improved on this in the later studies keep it up
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    Here's another page of the sketchbook I was able to do today during study hall. I don't have a big update on the stool yet, since all that I did today was paint the legs, and that's not incredibly exciting.
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    Ugh, really sorry for not updating for a bit. I had come down with some awful bug and was out of school for a while, and as a result when I came back I had tons of homework I needed to catch up on. (One of the downsides of having ten classes!) Hopefully I'll have a bit more up on here by the end of today.

    We're starting a new project in art, and thankfully I don't have to go out and buy a stool again. However since my teacher just loved the other portrait I did she insisted I do another one. (I wanted to do something simple this time!) I guess its not all bad, I just don't really have the hang of acrylic paints and I think I prefer oil more.
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    Your doing an amazing job! All that hard work will payoff in the long run, so keep up those great studies!

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    Here's two sketchbook pages. I'm glad I'm almost done with this book so I can move on to another!
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    Update on the new picture I'm doing in class.
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    Decided to bring in my picture before I start painting it. Shame it was too big to scan completely.
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    winter portrait ? it will look nice when it s finished, she has that ladylike look

    the only thing i see is that your portraits characters tend to have the same position in both drawings
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    Quote Originally Posted by kyurai View Post
    winter portrait ? it will look nice when it s finished, she has that ladylike look

    the only thing i see is that your portraits characters tend to have the same position in both drawings
    It's a picture from a book on various Russian paintings. And yeah, they did but I think that's just because the two pictures I copied from both had them sitting the same way.
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