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My Blind Contour Drawing Struggle
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Here is the story about my struggle to draw this teapot using the blind contour drawing technique.
1. Here is the story about my struggle to draw this teapot using the blind contour drawing technique.
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I didn’t look at my paper and I drew the teapot using one continuous line.
2. I didn’t look at my paper and I drew the teapot using one continuous line.
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I outlined the pencil with a green marker.
3. I outlined the pencil with a green marker.
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The color of the teapot is brown. So I’m layering colors to make the brown more interesting.
4. The color of the teapot is brown. So I’m layering colors to make the brown more interesting.
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Here’s where it all went wrong. I used blue watercolor again to darken the background. I hated it.
5. Here’s where it all went wrong. I used blue watercolor again to darken the background. I hated it.
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So things got worse when I outlined the teapot in this “fun” white pen I had just bought...
6. So things got worse when I outlined the teapot in this “fun” white pen I had just bought...
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Going for it anyway. I used a black marker to add vines and leaves for the background.
7. Going for it anyway. I used a black marker to add vines and leaves for the background.
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I added some details to the leaves.
8. I added some details to the leaves.
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I thought the teapot looked plain. So I tried to bring the pattern into the teapot. Worst mistake!
9. I thought the teapot looked plain. So I tried to bring the pattern into the teapot. Worst mistake!
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Ugh!!!
10. Ugh!!!
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No video but I tried to blend the vines so they look unified. End result! I think I like it!
11. No video but I tried to blend the vines so they look unified. End result! I think I like it!
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