Monthly Archives: November 2016

Phenakistoscope

The goal was to create a phenakistoscope, which can be considered a type of animation when spun. I decided to make mine follow a theme throughout the piece to give a better sense of harmony. I included phases of the … Continue reading

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Advertisement

The idea for this project was to create an advertisement for a product given to us. I was assigned with trying to sell cookies. I looked at many existing ads for cookies in order to get an idea of what … Continue reading

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Chair

I created a drawing of a still-life chair with a cloth on top of it with charcoal. Using all my skills that I have gained and developed, I put them all to use in my final image. I used gesture … Continue reading

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Gallery Essay

Earlier this semester, my class was brought to Cohen Gallery to view the work of an artist, Mario Prisco. He is a renowned artist, most noticeable by his watercolor paintings . Prisco is known¬†from being the former Dean of the … Continue reading

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Screen Printing

I first took a photograph of myself and created it into a silhouette and then experimented with the contrast until it was primarily black and white. To give the picture meaning, I added a white silhouette of my cat, life-size. … Continue reading

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Stop Motion

Lotte (short for Charlotte) Reiniger was a German animator most well-known for her stop-motion animations. She was the inventor of silhouette animation, a two-dimensional variant to stop-motion. During her career, she made more than 40 films. Her most famous film, … Continue reading

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Non-Sequential Form

The idea was to create a non-sequential form; I decided to use animals as my basis for this. I started with an elephant as my main creature and merged different animal parts to create an abnormal being. I used the … Continue reading

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