Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Circus & Caricature of Me!

I thought it would be fun to make a little gif animation of how my final piece progresses--and figured I might as well post it up here:

(please give it a sec for the gif to load)
Here is the final product:

The following were used: concentrated dyes, bleach, color pencils, lighter fluid, & acrylic paint pens.


Today in the Art of Caricature class, we had two caricaturists come in to do demos: Jeremy Townsend and Justin Galloway. It was phenomenal to see them bust out great line drawings one after another without any sketch lines.
Jeremy drew me!

(the actual paper's not yellow, it's just a bad quality photo)
I definitely learned a lot from just watching them draw-- They're living proof that, like with anything else, the only way to get better is to draw, draw, and draw some more.


Shiho (Shippo) Hoshino said...

i am always amazed how neat you can handle ink dyes! good job!

Yukiko Adachi said...

Yeah I don't know, just something about those dyes that I love.. Honestly I think I just love the little bottles they come in, haha.

Jason said...

the circus piece is your best yet, I think.

way awesome.

Yukiko Adachi said...

Thanks Jason! That's always a happy thing to hear!