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My journey as an artist started as soon as I was old enough to clutch a crayon. My favorite Christmas presents were crayons, paints and drawing paper. My passion for art continued into my high school years, when I was taking three art classes a day. (due to being kicked out of a couple of other classesas well as h… Read More
My journey as an artist started as soon as I was old enough to clutch a crayon. My favorite Christmas presents were crayons, paints and drawing paper. My passion for art continued into my high school years, when I was taking three art classes a day. (due to being kicked out of a couple of other classesas well as having a very encouraging art teacher)) However, I quit school right before graduation and dropped my art entirely for 35 years, until, in1995, I went back to school and majored in Graphic Design. Although graphic design has since been my bread and butter, digital art is that thick layer of jam on top! Read Less
Digital artwork is a work of art created using technology - a digital camera, scanner and computer - instead of traditional materials such as brushes, paints and canvas. I start by taking a digital photograph of my subject. Using a Wacom tablet and stylus to paint with, I play with the focus, color and form. Some … Read More
Digital artwork is a work of art created using technology - a digital camera, scanner and computer - instead of traditional materials such as brushes, paints and canvas. I start by taking a digital photograph of my subject. Using a Wacom tablet and stylus to paint with, I play with the focus, color and form. Some elements are added, others are removed. Each picture is different. Some images remind me of pen and ink drawings, some are watercolors, and others are oil paintings. The technique is essentially the same as conventional painting but with a few distinct differences. One, there is the obvious difference in materials. Secondly, digital art is far more forgiving. Conventional painting has no ‘undo’ function! The marriage of technology and art does not lessen its merit; indeed, a digital art is a work of art. Read Less
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