Weekly Features!Nothing too interesting to share. Very busy with Uni. Started a new drawing and I finish it this year. I have so little time. I couldn't see the first one in the cinema, but going to see The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug tomorrow. Looking forward to my big annual traditional art feature. Can't believe this will be my 6th year in a row doing it. Time flies. Oh, and a reminder: 'til 25th December you can use Coupon Code WIartFreeShipping to get FREE worldwide shipping when purchasing one of my original drawings in my Etsy Shop. Hope you enjoy this week's features!Weekly Features! by =Wicked-Illusion
BC by ~tilliekeJessica Alba by ~zaphod66
The Desolation of Smaug by *JustAnoREcho and Narziss by ~r-lilie
The Matter of the MassesI've been painting for a few years now, but I feel like I'm only beginning to grasp the importance of this concept. I'll quote Robert Henri (1865-1929) from his book, The Art Spirit, which is packed full of such profound wisdom.The Matter of the Masses by *Wildweasel339
Robert Henri stresses this point:
"Insist on the beauty of form and color to be obtained from the composition of the largest masses, the four or five large masses which cover your canvas. Let these above all things have fine shapes, have fine colors. Let them be as meaningful of your subject as they possibly can be. It is wonderful how much real finish can be obtained through them, how much of gesture and modeling can be obtained through their contours, what satisfactions can be obtained from the fine measures in area, color and value. Most students and most painters in fact rush over this; they are in a hurry to get on to other matters, minor matters."
"The beauty of the larger mass is primary
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Since now people are notified about every feature etc. via Mentions and I feature some people every week/often, there's really no need to thank me every time, or at all. Sorry if all these Mentions I'm the source of feel like spam, I have no control over that. And If you really want to thank, better thank with a and do yourself and your fellow artists a favor by promoting the Journal so more people get to see your works. That'd be it, hope you enjoy this big feature!
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Final Moments by ~Fuz-Caforio-ArtStag Queen by ~JonoDry
Daydreaming (Pencil on paper) by ~StephenAinsworthTony Stark Rises ~ colour drawing by ~VermeerschdrawingsNo One Knows by *DavidDeb
Arachne's Wrath by =michellemoniqueArachne's Curse by =michellemoniqueLove and Devotion by *LouiseMarieFineArt
The Hill by *RadoJavorPearl (ACEO) by *KuomaFrom Hell by *LiliaOsipova