Archive for the 'Classes' Category

School’s back in.

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

The ds106 newbies are starting up their blogs, which makes me feel guilty that I have not updated!
I haven’t had much to post about, for I have not been working on anything. There wasn’t room in the car for my needlework supplies, and I just received them from home this weekend. Now that I have […]

Final project: shading

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010

I’ve never been good at adding depth to my 2D works. This project combined that with lessons in symmetry and color.
I had 7 things to turn in at the conclusion of this project. First, we had to draw 4 shapes, and create a composition on tracing paper. Then, using stippling, create different areas of light […]

Textures

Friday, June 11th, 2010

I owe my nonexistent readers a blog post!
I got a new theme. The picture problem the other one was having was just too big of a deal, since I’m posting a lot of pictures. I’ll try to pretty this theme up a bit more, but not too much.
This last project dealt with textures! For the […]

17 MILLION BEES!

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

A truck carrying about 17,000,000 bees crashed in Minnesota. One person died, another was taken to the hospital. AND NOW 17 MILLION BEES ROAM THE EARTH FREE!
So, for part 3 of the negative space project, I chose to make my found-object sculpture using empty Diet Coke with Lime cans, since I had them. Here are […]

First few days back

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

and my desk is already covered in meaningless bits of paper.
Living in the UMW apartments is cool. But there’s no longer an easy way to get to class from here since they built a huge fence along the outside wall, which before now was climbable. The front gate is open all the time, what’re they […]