Posts Tagged ‘pencil’

88 layers

12Jan12

One thing I love about cut paper as an art form is the amount of time and patience that is demanded. Adam Fowler reinforces my respect for this process in the following works. He draws with pencil onto paper, cuts away the negative space with an xacto knife, then the cut drawings are layered – […]


semblance

05Oct11

Semblance is the name of a 2009 series of drawings by artist Hellovon. His mixing of realism with abstraction makes for a dreamy feel to his work, which is furthered by the pretty girls he uses as a recurring subject. I am overwhelmingly impressed by his graphite skills; the blur-effect presented feels more like paint […]


Dan Fischer draws incredibly realistic renditions of photographs of prominent artists, sculptures, and art events from the last century. Look at them! His tremendous skill at realism coupled with the patience and concentration that went into the process demands attention from anyone. There is also something to be explored about his interpretation of a photograph […]


bear suit

18Feb11

More people,love people. Denise Nestor creates portraits of people with a sense of familiarity and lightness and also bunny symbols. and a bear suit. found here then also at trendland.