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    Vaejoun - Sketchbook +++

    Hi there,
    finally, I decided to make a sketchthread too.
    I wanna try to load up some good pieces.

    No more talking, lets start.
    For today, just some black and white sketchs and drawings.
    Usually made in school when I was bored. ^^
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    Nice start, Vaejoun! The sneakers make me think of a "before" and "after" pic! (Could be a foot freshener ad, one day......)
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    Hey there are shoes and everything o_o Cool.

    As for the Vulcan.. Is there really that much shade left of his nose? There's highlighting smudged _his_ left cheek; maybe you've erased too much?
    I like the head studies, I'm sure you're learning a great deal from those.

    Be sure to update your sketchbook, and please post some full figures! Looking forward to see more.
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    @Vigilandus

    Spock was just a first try for drawing faces.
    In that case it was more important for me, that you can recognize him Than the 100% correct shading.

    Ok, In the last days I painted a face every day and this are the results. I have to say that I am very happy with myself. ^^

    Maybe someone knows the woman.
    Its my interpretation of Major Kusanagi from "Ghost in the shell".
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    Hey man these look good! Faces are hard, im trying to learn them now! nice colors overall too Keep at it!
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    Something new.
    This time I tried a riugh copy of a work from Linda Bergkvist.
    Of course her picture is a lot bigger and better. ^^
    But for my case it was a nice training for values and faces.

    By the way, has someone some hints an tips how to create the texture of the skin without using the photo-copy-past method ?
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    And again a new one.
    At first I was frustrated, because it didnt look like I wanted it to look, but then I kept on working on it. Step by step it became better. And after some reworks this is what came out. Again a face painting, this time an Arabian, the light is supposed to come from below.

    So my new personal rule for painting is:
    Keep on it and dont stop when it doesnt look good. Instead look whats wrong and make it better until it looks like you want it.
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    Hi folks, its been a while.
    Today I started painting again and this is what came out.

    I made a lot of drawings on figures and faces and now I try to combine it with the mother of all problems (vaelues)
    Choosing the correct values is a very tough thing to do, but when you get it it looks more realistic even if the figure is bad or deformed.
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    A new one I made this mornig.
    What do you think ?
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    your sense of 3 dimentions with the face is very good. also the shoes and spock rock haha .

    would love to see some full body figures and scenery
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    This time an older picture i made with watercolors.
    I wanted to post an elephant too, but the scanner ruined the colors.
    Anyway, the rhino is the better sketch.
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    Ey man, looks pretty nice, but got some crits though:

    In most drawings the faces aint correct, try some anatomy studies of the skull and the muscles on it.

    Good start, Loving the rhino! very creative and f-f-fresh.
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    @DeJackhalz:
    youre right, some more studies would be good.
    I will try to do some.

    Here is what I started yesterday evening and finished today.
    this one was really hard to do, and I am still unhappy with the lower part of his body, but I had no photos, nor somebody who could have posed for me. So just dont look at that area. XD

    At the end I tested some water color brushes and I like it. Makes the picture a lot fresher and lively.

    So the picture:
    His royal fatness:
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