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Thread: I draw with crayons!
June 5th, 2010 #1
I draw with crayons!
My name is Forrest and no, I'm not new here. I used to have a sketchbook when I was 14, but was lazy and just gave up on editing it. However, I didn't give up on my artwork. So, for those that wanna know what happened over a years worth of time away from CA, compare this sketchbook with my old one... http://conceptart.org/forums/showthread.php?t=140715
All I can say is screw all the people that said I wasn't improving...
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Whoa, that's a MASSIVE improvement in one year! You can only go up from there.
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June 7th, 2010 #4
WTF? genious artist kids. there's too many of them.
PUSH THE PAINT
Que tous vos lignes courbes être et votre peinture fraîche!
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I know right! I mean seriously these are incredible for your (our?) age.
Keep it coming,
Although you should start some different materials. Maybe dragons are your thing, but I bet you that if you throw a person in there, your drawings would get more interesting and more challenging.
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June 7th, 2010 #6
June 7th, 2010 #7
How old were you when you first learned how to draw? Because that is some amazing stuff you have there.
Everything is better with dinosaurs.
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June 7th, 2010 #8
Trexmaster I first started getting into serious artistic stuff (i.e. studying anatomy, life drawings, etc.) last year when I started my first sketchbook. Before then I drew anime like stuff
Well, just cause my computer's broke doesn't mean I can't still draw. I'm gonna go draw some Hogarth n' stuff
June 9th, 2010 #9
thanks for the support man =D but seriously for a 15 year old your work is pretty advanced. keep up the good work your dragons are really well done.
ps: armor is some where around 90% random its just overlapping plates really lol
YOUR AWESOME! HAVE A GREAT DAY!
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June 9th, 2010 #10
well... it looks like I wasted my childhood.
"Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasum." Cliff Blezenski
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June 10th, 2010 #11
Well, my motherboard is fried and I'll need to get a new computer. So for the meantime I hooked up our crappy family computer. I'm scared that if I try to install PS on it it might explode
So, no digitals for awhile, but I can still scan sketches
Some of the image quality might be crappy cause I'm resizing using MS paint -.-
June 11th, 2010 #12
June 11th, 2010 #13
One thing I have to say is that you need to improve your understanding of form, and how to use values to sculpt form. It's not easy to grasp and it's not easy to really explain it here. So I would suggest doing some research about form and study Vilppu or Kevin Chen for that.
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June 13th, 2010 #15
draw lots from life, dude, it helps a lot! not only lifedrawing, but all kinds of stuff, especially animals, if you like beast drawing. so, judgin by your posted work, i'd say: work on line economy/confidence and anatomy.
hope this helps
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June 14th, 2010 #16
xinranliu I understand what you men, I'll start practicing that.
Kfeeras it does help, all feedback helps. I get what you mean by line confidence, I'm more worried about studies atm though. I do need to do more life drawings tho
Well, I got my new computer and it's amazing. Except sometimes the keys don't always type. But that's besides the main point, which is I can do digitals again
Unfortunately, I couldn't finish this before the TC was over. But I still finished it because it turns out it's also a piece I'm doing as concept art for a 2d mmorpg
I'll start posting more when my finals are over in a couple days.
June 14th, 2010 #17
Hm, you encourage me to start working on my own sketch book.
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June 19th, 2010 #21
Hot damn your only 15 y.o. keep at it and you'll be surprised at how good you get in only a few years. You've definitely came to the right place for inspiration and learning.
I wish I had access to better digital tools when I was your age all I had was MS paint.
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Your work is impressive for such a young age. You are very talented. I love your anatomy sketches, especially the fist and forearm- you should frame that one. Bravo!
have a nice day!
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July 3rd, 2010 #27
I guess that you are on the right track Forrest. Definite improvement. For the paintings like for example the "worm" is, try to use wider range of color palette.
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July 14th, 2010 #28
So, haven't really updated lately. Life's actually been hectic lately and no thats not just an excuse. I got MMA classes, driving classes, chores keep addig up. Well, enough of that, the point is that I haven't stopped drawing.
This is another piece of concept art for that 2d mmorpg I mentioned. Not nearly finished, but thought I should post somethin
July 14th, 2010 #29
Well you clearly have alot of passion for this, which is great to see. You are very good for your age, and how do they say.... the younger they are the faster they learn?
Keep at it, I hope you accomplish what you set out to do,
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July 14th, 2010 #30
Cool stuff, I am fifteen myself and also want to work at a gaming company as a concept artist. I gotta admit that you are far more advanced in digital art than i am, nice job!