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Ann Marie Varnam. BA (Hons) Fine Art
Assignment One. ‘Shells in Ink’
Assignment 1. Form and gesture. Formative Feedback from tutor and My Reflections.
Assignment 2. Part 2. Intimacy. ‘Harold’s Chair’
Assignment 2. Intimacy. Formative Feedback from tutor and My Reflections.
Assignment 3. Part 3 Expanse. ‘My Garden’ Drawing.
Form and Gesture. Part 1.
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.
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 3 Composition. Artist Research Tacita Dean,George Seurat, Robyn O’Neil, Serse Roma and Simon Faithfull.
Expanse. Part 3. Project 5. Townscapes. Exercise 1 Sketchbook of townscape drawings. Exercise 2 Study of townscape using line. Exercise 3 Limited palette study. Exercise 4 Statues.
The Figure and the head. Part 4. Project 6 The head. Exercise 1 Facial features. Exercise 2 Your own head.
The Figure and the head. Part Four. Project 1 Fabric and form. Exercise 1 Drawing fabric using line and tone. Exercise 2 Emphasising form with cloth.
The Figure and the head. Part 4. Project 2 Proportion. Exercise 1 Quick studies Exercise 2 A longer Study
The Figure and the head. Part 4. Artist Research, historic and contemporary artist whose work involve the underlying structure of the body.
The Figure and the head. Part 4. Artist Research, page 106. Contemporary Artists who work on the face in different ways.
Ann Marie Varnam Drawing 1 Blog Continued
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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