Mar 3, 2006

Illustration Friday: insect

I did a couple of insect drawings I recently did - one is blind and another is with my eyes dashing back and forth - I am sure you can see which is which :)


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13 comments:

  1. Nice linework in either case. Good job.

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  2. Cool illos. The top one looks like a bug someone stepped on.
    love

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  3. Great drawing .... I like the second one as it is perfect!

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  4. Veru well done. Both are interesting for different reasons. The top is a nice simple line style and the bottom a very good rendering and realistic.

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  5. These are both cool! The top one is a gesture of an insect and the bottom one has great detail.

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  6. I am glad I posted both of them! :)

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  7. I love them both, but the upper one, in my opinion, looks more stylistic. It's kind of like an oriental styled piece. Very nice job, in both cases.

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  9. Anonymous12:21 PM

    These are both very nice. The top looks more like a contour maybe even a blind contour. The bottom one is great the optical tone is beautiful your cross hatching and detail is perfect. Also very nice size. The only thing is the composition is a little boring and there is to much negative space. Though I do realize that your focus was only on the bug. It might make the drawing more interisting if there were som backgrond or even some cast shadowing.

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  10. thanks, artsygl;

    these are indeed a blind contour and a more detailed drawing. I agree with your comment on composition - it definitely can be improved!

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  11. Great illustration. Do you mind if I link to it from my blog http://dougsbugblog.blogspot.com/. Maybe I'll make a model based on your drawing. : )

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  12. Thanks, Doug!

    Please feel free to link!

    I am off to explore your blog - looks very interesting ;)

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  13. Anonymous11:00 AM

    what is this insect called? i find it amazing! really good artist you are!

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