self portrait

self portrait

Self portrait for my college freshman drawing class. I added a smudged graphite background to give the drawing some depth and make it pop out more. I’ve never experimented with this before and I really liked the outcome. Graphite on paper; 11×14...
cross contour hands

cross contour hands

Cross contour hand study for my college freshman drawing class. This was a challenge for me since I had to not only draw my hand, but I had to execute light and dark values using lines and different line weights. Graphite and Copic marker on paper; 5.5×8.5...
anatomy study

anatomy study

Female anatomy study incorporating various mediums, poses, and values. I hadn’t drawn bodies in awhile so this was a good learning experience. I wanted to exaggerate some lines in the pen sketches and mess around with shading in the bottom drawing. Graphite,...
self isolation

self isolation

For my final piece in Fine Arts IV we were asked to create a “double self portrait” piece involving a world/social issue. I made this piece in response to COVID since we were still in the first lockdown and it was my senior year of high school. I wanted to...
kid krow

kid krow

I completed this piece of Conan Gray around the start of the first COVID lockdown. During this time, I spent my days inside really focusing on portrait work. 2020 is when I started to make serious progress and adopt portrait art as my main focus. Graphite on paper;...