Motion Graphic Poster
I had some Design classes in school before but at that time I decided to drop it because of the limited time for each assignment. I wasn’t able to come up with ideas I’m happy with in such a short period of time and didn’t find the right workflow for me. In this class here at ADM Read more →
CHILI PADI GIRL
A portrait of myself. Just like the Chili Padi (Small Chili) I’m small and I look harmless but if you irritate me.. i’ll BITE!
Style & Composition: This was a nickname my dad gave me when he disturbed me when I was younger and I snapped back. First Impressions of me are always Read more →
not really in any particular order or category/theme, but really whatever came to my head:
bubble tea (addict) / cat lady / aquarius / coffee / crafty (scissors?) / procrastinator / indecisive / awkward / cultural / hoarder / flowers! (chrysanthemums/peonies) / sea / spectacles / kitsch / messy / boooooksssss / death cab for cutie + postal service Read more →
Hello! Here is the process of completing the final piece. Knowing that I wanted to create intricate borders, I knew that I had to draw it out on paper. For the borders, I referenced sea anemones and corals as I also love the sea.
Afterwards, I went ahead and sketch used a wacom to trace the lines out on illustrator. Read more →
After the feedback from last week’s session, I decided to change my style into a more Tim Burton-ish style. His illustration is cartoony but representing twisted and dark feeling from it, which I think would be suitable for my concept.
Some of these drawings are not drawn but Tim Burton, but these are the kind of style that Read more →
Why are here two instances of my portraiture?
Fixed the lighting level on the face itself to be slightly brighter. Tried to cast an overhead light over the face but found it to be too dramatic (which opposed my initial intention) so I decided to just add reflections on the glasses to draw the audience’s eyes more towards the Read more →
Feedback and comments to better artwork:the layer of glass was taking away the details and vibrancy of the interesting objects in the hair. Hence, there were suggestions to lower down the opacity of the outer layer and to choose a lighter color (eg: light blue or pink) to go above it. The egg earring was too overpowering in proportion to the Read more →
THIS IS MY FINAL COMPOSITION:)
I am really happy with the final outcome because I have never tried adding so many different elements onto a paper cut composition before and I’m really glad that I tried it:)
Hair: The reason why I uses Chinese paper cut is because I love my Chinese culture, the traditions, Read more →