Hey all! After last week’s challenge of drawing a movie scene, we moved onto a more traditional-based theme. This week the challenge was to pick an artist we are inspired by, and to imitate their style while creating our own original piece of work. Maryann’s Piece Materials: poster paint (the really sh*tty kind) For this… Read More Week 21: Imitating an Artist’s Style
Hey everyone! It feels good to be back and working hard on our weekly themes again. Now that the holidays are over, it’s certainly nice to have some more focus on productive things. This week, we worked on a theme which asked us to draw our Favourite Movie Scene. Since it is such a personal… Read More Week 20: Favourite Movie Scene
Hi guys! We’re back on the drawing train again and into our daily routines. So what better way to begin than by drawing a reader suggestion? We each were tasked with the theme of drawing a room in our homes. Let’s take a look at what everyone went with. Maryann’s Piece Materials: Pencil Maryann says… Read More Week 19: Draw your Room
Hi everyone! So we all took a break from the blog over the summer as we were all travelling, busy with work and settling back into our daily routines. Before jumping back into the theme list we have, we decided to make a piece that reflects our summer – anything goes! Su’s Piece Su… Read More Week 18: Summer Fun
Hello everyone! Apologies for the delay in uploading Week 17 – I was quite unwell the past week so was not particularly focused – that’s my bad. The portraits are here, however and looking very exciting! So for this week Su set us a traditional challenge piece – drawing self portraits under the timings of… Read More Week 17: Timed Self Portraits
Hi everyone! A little announcement regarding upload times – we’ve changed the schedule from a Friday to a Sunday for the forseeable future. Although the original timing was a great challenge for us, due to my recent work schedule Sunday uploads will allow me to work properly and give some more time and attention to… Read More Week 16: Alter Egos
Hey everyone! This week we had our first theme selection by Maryann, which was to pick 5 things that were important to us and produce a still-life, or piece of art inspired by them. It was a very challenging theme this week – considering some physical difficulties on our end being in Japan. But let’s… Read More Week 15: Important Artifacts
Hello hello! So for week 14 we are returning to our group theme choices, and this week Su decided to take is in a more traditional route. When we were studying in college, we used to do a number of artist studies, where we would copy a piece of work by another artist to better understand… Read More Week 14: Artist Study
Hi everyone! Oops.. 13 weeks in and I broke the upload schedule! That’s totally my bad, I had a busy work week and then surprise visitors on the weekend. But I’m here now, we’re beginning the new theme today so let’s take a look at last week’s results.. Su’s Piece Materials: Watercolour, Pro Marker, graphite… Read More Week 13: An Unexpected Twist!
Hello everyone! So I was a little tied up this weekend and unfortunately am posting late! Sorry sorry! But here is Week 12, another reader suggestion which was “Silent Hill”. I hope you enjoy our pieces this week! Su’s Piece Materials: Brush pens, fine liner Su says “For this week’s theme, suggested by a lovely reader,… Read More Week 12: Silent Hill..