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Ann Marie Varnam. BA (Hons) Fine Art
Form and Gesture. Part 1.
Assignment One. ‘Shells in Ink’
Odilon Redon. Artist research. Part 1. Form and gesture.
Vincent Van Gogh and Reed Pen Mark Making. Artist Research.
Playing around with paint Cy Twombly style
My Short Drawing films on Vimeo.
Intimacy. Part 2. Composition. Positive/Negative drawing.
Intimacy. Part 2. Artist Research Positive and Negative Spaces. Gary Hume, Sir Michael Craig-Martin,Tang Yau Hoong
Intimacy. Part 2. Project 1. Artist Research, Still Life.
Intimacy. Part 2. Additional drawings exploring composition using saws, brushes, shells, plastic skull, linen basket and jug.
Intimacy, Part 2. Project 2. Detailed observation of natural objects. Exercise 1. Detail and tone.
Intimacy. Part 2. Project 3. Still Life. Exercise 1 Still Life using Line. Exercise 2 Still Life in tone using colour. Exercise 3 Experiment with mixed media. Exercise 4 Monochrome.
Intimacy. Part 2. Rework of Exercise 3 Mixed Media Still Life with lino cut and mono print drawings.
Intimacy. Part 2. Rework of Exercise 3; Mixed Media Still Life, Shells.
Intimacy. Part 2. Project 4. At Home. Exercise 1; Quick sketches around the home.
Intimacy. Part 2. Project 4. At Home. Artist Research; Unusual Domestic Interiors.
Intimacy. Part 2. Project 4. At Home. Exercise 2; Composition -an interior. Exercise 3; Material Differences. Reflection.
Intimacy. Part Two. ‘Miniature Still Life in Boxes’ additional experimental work.’Spellbound’ Exhibition, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. 6/9/18.
Intimacy. Part 2. Assignment two. ‘Harold’s Chair’
Gouache and Ink Painting Resist Technique. Jug, Apples and Table.
Expanse. Part 3. Research point. Landscape Artists.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 1. Trees. Exercise 1 Sketching individual trees. Exercise 2 Larger observational study of an individual tree
Expanse. Part 3. Project 1. Trees. Exercise 3. Study of several trees.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 2. Landscape. Artist research, Vija Celmins. Exercise. Cloud formations and tone.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 2. Landscape. Exercise 2. Sketchbook walk. Exercise 3. 360 degree studies.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 3. Composition. Exercise 1 Developing your studies. Exercise 2 Foreground, middle ground, background.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 4. Perspective. Exercise 1 Parallel perspective-an interior view. Exercise 2 Angular perspective. Exercise 3 Aerial or atmospheric perspective.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 2. Artist Research. Landscape artists.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 5. Townscapes. Exercise 1 Sketchbook of townscape drawings. Exercise 2 Study of townscape using line. Exercise 3 Limited palette study
Drawing 1. Still Life. Sunday Mini Challenge.
Drawing 1. Nonstop-50 Drawings in Four Hours Challenge from the book, ‘Experimental Drawing’ by Robert Kaupelis, Chapter Six, page 119.
Joan Jonas and Picasso at the Tate Modern June 2018
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