This is my sketch of a water bottle. This is a sketch of a Vitamin Water Bottle.
I observed it under less harsh sunlight. I drew this under very bright sunlight,
i enjoyed the curves of the bottle and the which made very drastic changes in the
way the light went through each bump. values. This drawing took me about 45
I took about half an hour on this observation minutes to complete. I used different line
but I would have liked to spend a bit more directions to add interest and texture.
time on it. I used cross hatching and, although I wanted to explore how the drawing would
I'm not very good at it, I tried to do a gradient look if it wasn't totally realistic. I made the
in the bumps of the bottle. transitions less subtle and I really kind of
like the outcome.
Both drawings were done with drawing pencils, around 11:00 to 1:00 in the studio windows.
This is a drawing of a leaf done by Rajee Wilson. I really like the way the leaf looks realistic, yet you can still tell its a drawing. The shadow is a bit darker than you'd expect, but it adds a nice character to the piece. The veins in the leaf are drawn in very nicely, and that adds to the realistic feel of the artwork.