Contemporary Portraiture

I decided to devote part of the summer to become more familiar with painting, instead of drawing. This portrait is proof of the type of experimentation I have been creating. It is a portrait of an old man, but done in a impressionistic style and in a style that gives the portrait no sense of … Continue reading Contemporary Portraiture

Optical Mixing Portrait

An optical mix is when you create paint colors not by mixing them on the palette (or physically), but through knowledge of color theory and how the eye perceives colors that ¬†overlay each other. This was my attempt at achieving a successful mixture. Each color that you see was a single dot, there is NO … Continue reading Optical Mixing Portrait

Innovative Interaction

Although I am currently unable to present my entire design, I feel that this cover page provides a sufficient example of my overall composition. Using the software Adobe InDesign, I was able to create and entire interactive portfolio for my artwork. Since my major is Graphic Design, with a Minor in Drawing, this portfolio shows … Continue reading Innovative Interaction

Advertising

This project consisting of creating an advertisement using the software Adobe Photoshop. I decided to use one of my favorite bands, Cage the Elephant. The process entailed drawing each person, along with drawing one of their album logos, that was in the band and then scanning into photoshop and editing and manipulating tools created the … Continue reading Advertising