Post-it Show

A Post-it note (or sticky note) is a small piece of paper with a re-adherable strip of glue on its back, made for temporarily attaching notes to documents and other surfaces. A unique low-tack pressure-sensitive adhesive allows the notes to be easily attached, removed and even re-posted elsewhere without leaving residue. Originally small yellow squares, Post-it notes and related ...

Sketchbooks

A memory warehouse… a means of detachment… the perfect place to document daydreams. From sources of inspiration to process, this collection offers a rare glimpse of how 42 of the world’s most exciting illustrators, artists and designers think and create. Alongside each visual entry is a short essay by its owner, detailing his or her relationship with keeping a sketchbook. Spanish ...

Cut Paper Illustration

British artist and illustrator Sarah Dennis is creating very detailed and colorful paper collages, using a variety of advanced techniques which allow her to create a unique and stylized picture. Sarah Dennis lives and works as a freelance illustrator in the British city of Bristol. Four years ago, she obtained a bachelor’s degree at the University of the West of ...

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Drawing & Painting

Graphite Shaded Forms

    Lesson Goal: Design and create a full page illustration using basic forms to create a figure using gradients, fading from darkest dark to lightest light and in reverse Target 1: create a sketch of your illustration Target 2: draw out the shapes and lines of your illustration on final paper Target 3: Shade your final drawing to create the illusion of form Continue reading ›

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Mr.Deyo in Pottery & Sculpture

Symmography Sculpture

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Mr.Deyo in Pottery & Sculpture

Sketchbook Binding

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Mr.Deyo in Video & Animation

DinoMo

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Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Pottery & Sculpture, Video & Animation

Custom Toys

Designer toys are novelty toys and collectibles created by artists and designers, which they produce in limited editions. Artists use a variety of materials, such as ABS plastic, vinyl, wood,metal, latex, resin, and clay.  Creators often have backgrounds in graphic design, illustration or self-described low brow art; some artists have classical art and design training, while others ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Drawing & Painting

Mono

In a monochromatic color scheme, only one hue is used. The hue is lightened by adding white to it (tints), darkened by adding black to it (shades), and dulled by adding grey to it (tones).Additionally, pure black and white may be incorporated into a monochromatic color scheme. Project Goal: Create a monochromatic painting using tints and shades from a ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Video & Animation

9 squares

9 Squares is a collaborative motion graphics project where 9 designers are given a 350-pixel square, four colors, and three seconds to create any kind of animation they like. The results are gathered together to create a single GIF.       Project Goal: Using the Template in Piskel create a 15 frame animation @ 10fps using the two complimentary and ... Continue reading ›

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Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Video & Animation

Magical Realism

Magical realism is literature, painting, film, and theater that, while encompassing a range of subtly different concepts, share in common an acceptance of magic in the rational world. It is also sometimes called fabulism, in reference to the conventions of fables, myths, and allegory. Of the four terms, Magical realism is the most commonly used and refers ... Continue reading ›

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Mr.Deyo in Video & Animation

Dance Party

After a fierce competition its time to just DANCE! Lesson Goal: Make your original character BUST-A-MOVE! Success Looks Like: Animations are a cycle (they can loop over and over). Character is a solid drawings (they are not stick figures) Characters are original When character's feet are on the ground they are at the bottom edge of the image There is no background of any kind Used ... Continue reading ›

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Mr.Deyo in Video & Animation

Exquisite Corpse

Made by student in animation class the fun animated toy lets you mix and match different heads, bodies, and legs. Project Goal: Create 3 different sections of an Animated character. 1 head and neck, 1 body and arms, 1 legs and feet.  Each as a 10 frame looping animation. All of your parts should make one complete character there should ... Continue reading ›