For her final project Mariya drew the eyes of her nephew. She learned to touch the paper with the side of her pencil as gently as she would touch his face.
July 16, 2016
July 08, 2016
Yutong could easily draw a pretty face. Reminded of the dichotomy of a Creative Drawing assignment, her nine-page Manga, went on to contrast the theme of evil and beauty in one person.
Sharmeen's sketches turned into a series of eleven site sculptures. Her interest in bacteria broadened, during a class discussion, with the intension to educate and excite children.
June 30, 2016
May 31, 2016
As a graphic designer, this was an opportunity for the client to be yourself. With so much freedom, Moa was at a loss at where to begin. Looking for advice, she drew what brought her pleasure, and then turned her designs into a promotional piece.
Lessons learned: Not to center everything. Ultimately, the client is buying your vision.
May 16, 2016
Maria designed a party invitation for her mother and best friend - both vibrant personalities, who often dress alike. Attitude and glamour were mimicked in the loose-handed illustrations of Kenneth Paul Block. With marker, Maria moved onto tracing paper, and then experimented with gouache. When finalized in photoshop, their bubbly vibe went unchallenged among a flock of admirers.
Lessons learned: Focus, simplicity, and incomplete contours.