Not quite a doodle

Discussion in 'Dog Art and Pet Paintings' started by Laurelin, Jan 9, 2010.

  1. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    Here we go. Before I get back to Summer's picture I'm practicing with black and white again. I've been dying to draw this one. Black and white high detail is my favorite thing to do, I'm not sure why.

    About 20 minutes in.

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    I'll keep you posted as I work.

    Sorry for the bad pictures. I need to get a scanner
     
  2. Izzy's Valkyrie

    Izzy's Valkyrie Very Food Agressive

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    Envy!! I can't wait to see another 20 minutes :) Your high detail looks like photos done in pencil.
     
  3. smkie

    smkie pointer/labrador/terrier Staff Member

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    Yay! I love to watch the progress. Looks great so far.
     
  4. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    I think this is about 1 1/2 hours... I always forget how long these take. The Summer picture was 6+ hours so far.

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    It's been very calming so far though.
     
  5. Izzy's Valkyrie

    Izzy's Valkyrie Very Food Agressive

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    Zoom Twin 2.0

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    Your high detail is just amazing! I love b/w HD pictures, especially when you can see a "focus" point and then the rest just trails off.
     
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    WOW! It looks amazing :)
     
  8. Romy

    Romy Taxiderpy

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    That's gorgeous Laur, can't wait to see it progress. :)
     
  9. CharlieDog

    CharlieDog Rude and Not Ginger

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    I am totally jealous. If I come visit you can you show me how to draw like that?!
     
  10. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    Here we go... lost track of time.

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    Ignore the right eye right now. We're having a difference of opinions lol.
     
  11. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    I think I'm going to buy a scanner tomorrow. :p

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  12. AllieMackie

    AllieMackie Wookie Collie

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    I'm LOVING IT. BTW, last I checked, you can get a decent scanner for like, 40-50 bucks! A worthy investment for any artist!
     
  13. smkie

    smkie pointer/labrador/terrier Staff Member

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    I had a really nice one until I wore it out that was awesome at picking up minute pencil shading. Wish I could remember what it was. Your progress is first rate!
     
  14. Phoenixangelwyngs

    Phoenixangelwyngs Zookeeper Extraordinaire!

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    OMG!!! Jealousness! I wish I could draw like this... would rally love good lifelike drawings of my doggies!
     
  15. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    Thanks guys! Haven't had a chance to work on it the past 2 days. Hopefully I can get a few hours in today and tomorrow. I can't wait to get it finished.
     
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    Beautiful drawing! Fascinating to see the progressive photos.
     
  17. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    Been reworking a few things. Nothing too new. And it's a terrible pic with a lot of glare in places. I still have no scanner lol.

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    ET: Slightly better? I dunno. *Needs scanner.....*

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  18. Brandyb

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    Excellent, excellent work! I love the way you use your lines. Can't wait to see it completely finished!! :)
     
  19. smkie

    smkie pointer/labrador/terrier Staff Member

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    ^^^^ I do too. I like that you don't over model it either. Keeps it fresh.
     
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    :eek:

    That is amazing.
    All I can draw is stick figures. :rofl1:
     

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