Monthly Archives: September 2016

Fibonacci Sequence and Golden Ratio

The Fibonacci sequence is a series of numbers founded by a mathematician named Leonardo Pisano. A number is started by adding up the two numbers before it, starting with 0 and 1. A Fibonacci spiral is associated with many forms … Continue reading

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Still Life 3

1.5 hour drawing made with charcoal. After each drawing I create, I learn something new and try to use new methods in my next drawing to improve myself, such as using a grid to and scale to help proportion my … Continue reading

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Theory of Abstraction

Abstraction is a type of art that deals more with ideas rather than clear images. Most abstract animations contain geometric shapes that move to create a sense of flow. There are various types of abstraction. For my project, I plan … Continue reading

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Linear Day Book

    The idea was to create an accordion book of a specific day that happened to myself. I chose the day that my cat had to be put down. The events and images are still clear to me now … Continue reading

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Still Life Drawing 2

Charcoal, 1.5 hour drawing a display from a different perspective. I feel as if I have a better understanding of proportions and giving a piece of art gesture this time. I’m trying to utilize the techniques I’ve been taught by … Continue reading

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Assignment 1-Flipbook

First version: https://vimeo.com/183152400 Second version: https://vimeo.com/183149953 Otto Mesmer was an American animator most well-known for his work Felix the Cat. In order to create an animation with similar style to Mesmer, I watched his work and studied each frame by … Continue reading

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Project 1- Imaginary Landscape

The idea was to create a unique landscape using a minimum of 10 photos in photoshop. I started with first coming up with a general theme for my pictures. After finding a background that I believed would be a good … Continue reading

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