My journey in digital art

As the year is winding down, I often feel it’s a time for reflection and consideration of time that has passed. I am currently studying Digital Design at university and thought it would be a good opportunity to share my journey creating digital art. From my early work in 2008 to my most recent in…

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Watercolour Practice

I am on holidays at the moment and wanted to spend some time practicing with my Derwent watercolour pencils.Β  There is something that is so beautiful about watercolour. The way the paint blends with the water and creates a unique movement and texture every time. I really admire artists that work with this medium and…

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First class complete

I have completed my first class or unit for University and although I don’t have my total grade yet, I am pretty sure I passed. My first class was about 20th Century Design and I enjoyed learning aboutΒ the events, movements and styles that shaped design, during the 20th century. For instance the industrial revolution that…

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30 Day Creative Challenge: Recap

For the month of June I completed the 30 Day Creative Challenge, where I created something each day for 30 days, based on a daily prompt. It was also part of my 30 Before 30. I have finally completed the 30 Day Creative Challenge, and I present the results to you in this post (it…

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In the ‘Big Smoke’

So far I have been having a really amazing time in Sydney and so far it has only been two full days that I have been here. 3_3Β  It is exciting because I have never been in such a big city by myself before, so not only am I having fun, but I am also…

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Art Wednesday: Fashion Girl

Edit: I revamped the image a bit and added gradients and a bit of a body. You can see the change in the first image compared to the second. 4_4 I wanted to try a different style of art this time round for this week. It might be similar in some ways (har har) but…

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What happend to the blog?

A few weeks ago I was going really well with blogging everyday for a whole week and I enjoyed it. Starting Monday I hope to continue again and have fun making myself update. A cute cupcake. I plan (or had?) to use this design as a template for something I will use for my online…

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Writing Sunday: Artist

For Writing Sunday I will be writing a poem inspired by the image below that was found using the search word Artist on istockphoto.com! I need to write more, I annoy myself that I love it so much, yet do so little. The less I do, the worse I become with using language. *kickstarts the…

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Art Wednesday: Weird Dude & No Ciggs

I basically opened Illustrator with the intention of creating an artwork, but I wasn’t sure what. I found myself sketching the head, then kind of fell into a morbid/depressed character. I kept the character dark, but I also wanted to include something that would signal hope, but seem completely out of place with the image,…

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