Posts Tagged: composition

“Nature Transformed” / “A Level” art for beginners

Over the last year, for an hour and a half each week, I have been privately tutoring an “A Level” Fine Art student together his younger sister. I began my academic career in a sixth form college, ¬†where I taught

“Nature Transformed” / “A Level” art for beginners

Over the last year, for an hour and a half each week, I have been privately tutoring an “A Level” Fine Art student together his younger sister. I began my academic career in a sixth form college, ¬†where I taught

Perspective, Composition & Portsmouth

Week 7 and my Computer Games Students have begun the rocky road to understanding the complexities of perspective and composition. As a self directed study (homework) they were asked to go out and do a photo shoot around Portsmouth. The

Perspective, Composition & Portsmouth

Week 7 and my Computer Games Students have begun the rocky road to understanding the complexities of perspective and composition. As a self directed study (homework) they were asked to go out and do a photo shoot around Portsmouth. The

GROUNDCOURSE : drawing and painting SKILLS of the MASTERS

Chriswoodartist’s “GROUNDCOURSE drawing and painting SKILLS of the MASTERS” : at THE WEA OMEGA CENTRE, PORTSMOUTH. WEEK 5 :STILL LIFE : Drawing in Colour. The course has proved very popular and is now fully booked. However, we are now reserving

GROUNDCOURSE : drawing and painting SKILLS of the MASTERS

Chriswoodartist’s “GROUNDCOURSE drawing and painting SKILLS of the MASTERS” : at THE WEA OMEGA CENTRE, PORTSMOUTH. WEEK 5 :STILL LIFE : Drawing in Colour. The course has proved very popular and is now fully booked. However, we are now reserving

Beyond Form

life drawing, students, animation, computer games a collage of imagery combining a couple of photos and a vector image designed to create a feeling of mystery, memory, space, form and function. I will work on a few more examples and

Beyond Form

life drawing, students, animation, computer games a collage of imagery combining a couple of photos and a vector image designed to create a feeling of mystery, memory, space, form and function. I will work on a few more examples and

Life Drawing: Wrestlers, Demonstrators & Charcoal

Life, in common with the season, has changed over the last three weeks and two days a week I’m back on the gravy-train: “demonstrating” drawing skills to animation and computer games students at the University of Portsmouth UK. Monday is

Life Drawing: Wrestlers, Demonstrators & Charcoal

Life, in common with the season, has changed over the last three weeks and two days a week I’m back on the gravy-train: “demonstrating” drawing skills to animation and computer games students at the University of Portsmouth UK. Monday is

A Painting waiting to happen !

My Australian relatives were delighted to see that we also have eucalyptus trees ! This tree just keeps growing and growing and we have to regularly lop the tops out of the branches to maintain a nice shape and stop

A Painting waiting to happen !

My Australian relatives were delighted to see that we also have eucalyptus trees ! This tree just keeps growing and growing and we have to regularly lop the tops out of the branches to maintain a nice shape and stop

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The Tricorn: the death of a 60’s icon

Homage to the late TRICORN CENTRE Portsmouth UK The above image is a detail of a wonderful piece of Brutalist Architecture that has probably attracted more column inches and more adverse remarks than any other piece of architecture in Portsmouth

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The Tricorn: the death of a 60’s icon

Homage to the late TRICORN CENTRE Portsmouth UK The above image is a detail of a wonderful piece of Brutalist Architecture that has probably attracted more column inches and more adverse remarks than any other piece of architecture in Portsmouth