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Thing-A-Day 2012 In Review

Thing-A-Day 2012 In Review

Well, I completed the entire month’s project. (^_^) I’m a little sad it’s over, though I know I can keep posting on my own. It was nice to feel accountable, yet to have the flexibility to make a variety of “things” and still be a valid participant. For someone who has difficulty making decisions, that … Continue reading

Thing-A-Day #27 — Playing with ArtRage on iPad

Thing-A-Day #27 — Playing with ArtRage on iPad

Today I felt like taking a break from vector art and doing something a little more “painterly” on my iPad, so I played around in ArtRage for a bit. It has some interesting “brushes” and you can definitely get some more paint-like textures.

Thing-A-Day #26

Thing-A-Day #26

I like to “doodle” using an online app called Harmony made by “Mr. Doob” though in the recent past I had trouble getting it to save my work on my iPad. Today it was working fine again. It’s a procedural drawing tool, which sort of automates some aspect or pattern of the lines when you … Continue reading

Thing-A-Day #25 — Violet

Thing-A-Day #25 — Violet

I’m still working on a vector image of a Japanese kite, but it is more complicated than it had appeared at first glance… I made good progress, but it’s not finished yet. Maybe tomorrow! (^_^) So, for today I made Violet.

Thing-A-Day #24 — “Woman with Shades”

Thing-A-Day #24 — “Woman with Shades”

I started on something else, but it quickly became waaaay too detailed to finish in time, so I switched to something else, then something else, and finally this, but I ended up needing a little more time to finish the next morning. We’ll see if I can finish the surprisingly detailed one tonight. (^_^)

Thing-A-Day #23 — Lucky Cat

Thing-A-Day #23 — Lucky Cat

Today was a good day. I am very tired now, though, so I just made a quick drawing of an item I have near our door. Off to sleep now… — UPDATE — I cleaned up the lines a bit. Here is how it looks now:  

Thing-A-Day #21 — “Champion”

Thing-A-Day #21 — “Champion”

Interesting… this started out as a woman, but tonight everything turned out male… [and oddly, this came about after staring at funeral cards for hours… maybe the strength and color was an antidote to the dreary/grim/soulful/reflective input?]