Saturday, February 20, 2010

Colour Study


I've been hiding from the sun these past few days doing this colour study. The boys at Concept Art gave a killer quote the other day; (paraphrasing) "Painting is just fixing one mistake after another until you are sick of looking at it.


















and here's the process for those playing at home:















11 comments:

KateeMoon said...

hey carl. nice work, mate! now you should go drink that corona.. you've earned it! :)

Ken said...

its lookin awesome dude, but wheres the reflected red in that teapot!?

Carl Knox said...

Thanks Kate! It's already been drunk! :P

I was thinking that myself Ken, and after a little investigation I found a bright bit of cloth hanging weirdly throwing some bounce light. :P

Jordan Lamarre-Wan said...

looks great! careful not to have the red saturated equally in all areas would be the only advice.

Carl Knox said...

Hey Jordan,

I was thinking about that from the moment I started; "I think this red is going to blow out...." Cloth studies are on the list. :P

Anthony Pascoe said...

Beer is good !!...Very Nice study Carl, your the man

Patrick Strogulski said...

Excellent study, Carl

Carl Knox said...

Thanks Anth, I've been brushing up a little on my speed caricature stuff too. See you sunday soon!

Hey Patrick. Thanks! Even though it's meant to be study, I still have a tonne of fun doing these.

Francisco Martins said...

Wowwwwwwww! dudeee this looks like a freaking photo!! sooo cool! :D
Love it

Francisco Martins said...
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Carl Knox said...

hey francisco, thanks mate!