Planet Visions, Inc.

Unleashing ART and Artists Everywhere

How my art works begin...thumb nails and sketch process
irajane

By irajane


People often ask me how I go about starting a work, the first bit is day dreaming about the subject matter, letting my ideas bubble away until a clear image come to mind. Then I quickly draw little thumb nails of what is in my head...The day I drew these I was teaching perspective drawing to students, which definitely influenced the high point of view, creating a dynamic composition I think.
Then I decide on the one I really like and redraw it in more details, also considering the colors I'm going to use.. Next, I research the surface details and what style I will use. Will the clock be Swiss, or English? I really like William Morris wallpaper designs, so will look up some of those. The painting time is usually 40 hours, give or take as I work as well, and fit the painting around that and kids.

Comments (0)

Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.

Also by this Artist

Related Items

  • untitled 9(2010)

    lost in the eternity of this moment desired
    our hearts racing
    skin burning like fire
    i feel your ind...
  • sustaining lies

    breathing in the intoxicating fury
    homeostasis is not an option
    indifference allows the separation
    i...
  • Jasmine the Puppy coming along in new Chirldren's story paintng

    A Super busy week teaching and then working on the door at the Good Vibrations music event on Friday...
  • untitled 7(2010)

    forsaken in this land of desire
    this desolate wasteland of fallencies
    my indiscriminate truths unhea...
  • untitled 9

    reaching for an unforseen image. where did it come from? what is its purpose? holding on, i quiver. ...
Have an EVENT we should all know about? You can have it advertised to all of us or some of us. Go to My Studio > My Ads & set one up.
You can have your AD show up here or wherever you want. Go to My Studio > My Ads & set one up today. You choose your market & budget.
Have a business we should all know about? Create an Ad! Go to My Studio > My Ads & set one up today. You choose your market & budget.