Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Advanced Drawing Portfolio

For my senior year of high school, I enrolled in a program to take all college classes. This is my midterm portfolio work for the Advanced Drawing class at Mt. Mary College.

"Transparency", Charcoal and Chalk, 12" x 18"

This piece is of a transparent milk jug and styrofoam ball against cloth. The focus was on contrast and distortion caused by the transparency. (left)
"Reflections", Graphite Stick, 18" x 24"

This piece is of an urn, two bowls, and a coffee cup. The focus was on reflections and proportions. (right)

The piece is of hanging cloth and the focus was value shift and form. (left)
"Cow Skull", 2H, HB, 4B,6B Pencils, 12" x 24"

This piece is of a cow skull on a box, and the focus is on hatching/cross-hatching and form. (right)

This piece is of draping cloth focused on form. (below)

"Falling Down", Charcoal, 18" x 24"