Studio techniques

Life drawing- pencil to digital

My regular life drawing sessions provide source images for further experimentation and exploration in the digital realm. This post shows the development of the original pencil drawing using filters on handheld digital devices. The devices are an iPhone 5, iPad 2, my index finger and thumb, and occasionally a Wacom… Read More

October 5, 2017

Rainy day experiment

Playing with 3D glasses on a rainy day. Tiger fish with dots. Experimenting with various apps to enhance ¬†layering. Intriguing how far an image can be pushed until its aesthetic visage is lost . That is, when its visual integrity is lost or the… Read More

November 22, 2016

Real world to Virtual showing

Viewing 3D drawings Watching the lack of inhibition of youngsters compared to adults on opening night was interesting. However my theory was broken during the calmness of a general open day. 3D specs in action A “virtual showing” may develop via facebook… Read More

August 5, 2015

3D Installations

Putting together two 3D installations using the Swimming with Fishes drawing, titled In Case of Emergency Break Glass, for a group show at the Little Gallery on High, Trentham. The show runs over cool August. Read More

July 23, 2015

3D doodle

Pastel drawing compiled on iPad with mixed apps. Blue and red glasses. Multi layered. Images set at various planes using icolorama… Read More

January 11, 2014

Technique under development

  Working in the studio.Incorporating new digital technologies with ¬†past traditions once used by Degas and others. Read More

June 9, 2013