Month: February 2021

Fine art painting AAD012

here are some paintings and drawings I did focusing on objects such as bottles and shoes. I really struggled during this workshop and found myself constantly throwing away drawings and paintings as they didn’t interest me. I feel as though my skills weren’t up to scratch either which was quite disappointing although I think the…Continue Reading Fine art painting AAD012

AAD011 “Innovation”

The word innovation brought my mind straight to all the Big tech companies of today, such as Amazon, Tesla, Space X and various others. These companies are constantly creating new innovative products and lifestyle changes, for example Elon Musk’s mission to Mars with his company Space X. But as of the last few years our focus…Continue Reading AAD011 “Innovation”

Printmaking artist research (linocuts- Sybil Andrews)

Sybil Andrews was a printmaking artist who made many of her works during the first and second world wars, and with this time period came a lot of shortages in supplies such as wood which was seen by Andrews as “too laborious” anyway, so working with what she has such as flooring linoleum, old umbrellas and…Continue Reading Printmaking artist research (linocuts- Sybil Andrews)

Printmaking artist research (drypoint/etching)

Best known as a painter, Rembrandt made significant contributions to printmaking, producing almost 300 prints in his career, and is considered a great master of print. As a printmaker, Rembrandt repeatedly experimented with the etching, tonal effects, and the dramatic portrayal of his subjects. In order to achieve the results he desired, he often combined etching with…Continue Reading Printmaking artist research (drypoint/etching)

“Identity” AAD011

       (Glenn Bigonet 2021) Talking about the topic of identity I thought mostly of people’s perception on themselves. Sure it’s great being identified by other people, but upon researching I read something interesting. “People see themselves differently from how they see others. They are immersed in their own sensations, emotions, and cognitions at the same…Continue Reading “Identity” AAD011