Filed under: SKETCHES & DEVELOPMENT | Tags: Art, Birds, Current Affairs, Disasters, Drawing, Environment, Gulf of Mexico, Illustration, Oil Spill, Stork
First summer project post! My first idea for a ‘current affairs’ topic was the oil spill which was arguably the biggest news story of the summer. The problem I have with it is that there are so many different angles to look at. As well as the obvious environmental consequences, I also have the economics involved, the effect on tourist and leisure industries, the massive loss of fuel for many countries, and the theatrical villainy of the uber rich managers and CEOs of BP as portrayed in the media. To be honest I think these are way too many things to think about for one project so I’m considering deciding on a completely new one; one which has a narrower scope and is perhaps a bit closer to home.
However these are a few sketchy images of the beginning of my research:
Filed under: FUTURE WORK, PORTFOLIO | Tags: Art, Birds, Drawing, Illustration, Painting, Peacock, Red Cardinal, Russia, St Basil's
Well with moving back home and everything I have been really slack with the illustration stuff recently. Just started doing a little project for my mum, thought I’d do it on a peacock as I’ve never really drawn one before and they’re so interestingly patterned…!
Also I never uploaded the image of my finished red cardinal painting so here it is……..