“Camouflage, also called cryptic coloration, is a defense mechanism or tactic that organisms use to disguise their appearance, usually to blend in with their surroundings. Organisms use camouflage to mask their location, identity, and movement.” Camouflage Tactics “Environmental and behavioral factors cause species to employ a wide variety of camouflage tactics. Some of these tactics,Continue reading “Animals that camouflage”
My final pieces consisted of three circular abstract pattern pieces which have an underlying animal image two being animals which camouflage and one relating to my sadly passed mother. My work has been inspired by various artist and and animals which use camouflage. The artist that inspired my work/ who I looked at are theContinue reading “Final evaluation”
I also looked at an artist named William James I like the piece including a human form Because I like how he used a change in colour/ brightness to make the girl on the swing stand out among the lines. I also like how the curvature of the lines play with the eye. He presentsContinue reading “A few more artist”
“Geometric abstraction is a form of abstract art based on the use of geometric forms sometimes, though not always, placed in non-illusionistic space and combined into non-objective (non-representational) compositions. Although the genre was popularized by avant-garde artists in the early twentieth century, similar motifs have been used in art since ancient times.” Geometric abstraction canContinue reading “Geometric abstraction”
I don’t think I will attempt to do anything like this in my own work as I won’t be able to achieve the symmetry he has. Plus symmetric patterns Isn’t what I’m aiming for in my work. Although I won’t attempt the symmetric way of working I do want to try and be as preciseContinue reading “Marek Tobolewski research”
I decided to look into David shepherd again because he was my late mother’s favourite artist so I wanted to look into his work whilst still toying with the idea of using a ready made canvas with elephant/ wildlife pictures already printed. “The late David Shepherd is to wildlife art what Sir David Attenborough isContinue reading “David shepherd research”
Artist statement Having finished my final pieces with a camouflaged Chameleon, snake and elephant forms. the intersecting panels are positioned in a landscape format as a pose to portrait because I feel it allows the underlying images to be somewhat legible still. These pieces would have all been something that uses camouflage as a wayContinue reading “Final piece designs”
In this piece I didn’t intertwine the two images which in hindsight doesn’t work and looks like one image slapped on top of the other. In spite of that I like both designs but I just wish I intertwined them in some way like I did for the chameleon pieces as this would make aContinue reading “Elephant experiment”
This will be the final grid experiment as I have decided on taking forward the circular patterns. This piece was created by creating a grid over a ready made giraffe image and also using hand drawn drips to define the giraffe. I also tried to create a fur like texture on the giraffe although IContinue reading “One last grid experiment”
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