I have started my body of work for Art School, this is quite exciting but also a challenge. Working on twice the size i have been working for my ink drawings. I be honest it looks more than twice the size the Khina Plywood i m working on. 8 hrs in and doesn't seem like i made much of a dent, this is a new challenge and after months working at half the size its something i m trying to adjust to and add more regular breaks but also breaking up time i m spending in a session working on the work. I am hoping that this will help combat this until i m used to working on the larger scale. Working with a simple style that becomes detailed in its own right and repetitiveness does require quite a bit of time. Working on 30x45cm board average time is 10-15 hrs and now working on a 60x45cm board, i m predicting its going to be at least 20 and maybe up to 30hrs. Also working on simplifying the pattern works is testing the patience, hopefully end result will be worth it .

Blujdrawings

Views: 23

Comment by michele josiane martin on August 3, 2014 at 8:05pm

very interesting - i wish that i had done something like that in the past.

about your current project - just sneak up on it, baby steps, don't think about the ending, just bit by bit and you will look up and - voila! 

remember to post it here when you're done. i'd love to see it.

shell  xx

Comment by blujdrawings on August 4, 2014 at 9:18am

no worries shell will do it be a couple of months yet though :)

Comment

You need to be a member of The Art Colony to add comments!

Join The Art Colony

Guidelines

New to the site? Check out our Guide to Getting Started.

Please take a moment to read our Member Guidelines. Thanks!

Need help?

If you need assistance with this site, please visit the Site Help forum where the moderators and/or other members will assist you.

About

The Art Colony is a fun online art community for artists of all abilities working in painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and handicrafts! Join us and share your art, ask questions, receive tips, and make new friends!

 

It is 100% FREE to join the Art Colony and always will be!

 

Thaneeya McArdle created this art community as an interactive extension of her art education site, Art-is-fun.com.

The Art Colony is co-run by a fabulous team of enthusiastic moderators:

Anton Abela

Pat

Follow Us!

Follow Art-is-Fun.com on Twitter for art news, ideas and inspiration!

Support this Site

www.dickblick.com

If you make a purchase from Blick Art Materials (above) or Amazon.com (below) after clicking one of these links, Art-is-fun.com will receive a small percentage of the sale.

Your support is much appreciated!

www.dickblick.com

Learn how to Draw Groovy with Thaneeya's new book, which is published by F+W Media!

Sales of Thaneeya's book will help fund the costs of running this site.

Your support is much appreciated!

Art Supply Spotlight

We use this space to spotlight a cool art supply you may not have heard of, changing the featured items every few days. Enjoy!

Members

© 2014   Created by Thaneeya LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service