Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

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oh god don't look at the hands

Postby Mo on Sun Aug 26, 2012 5:36 am

Man I'm so rusty it's fucking depressing.

It's totally hit and miss at the moment.

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I think he's hit, she's miss.
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby robotthepirate on Sun Aug 26, 2012 6:48 am

Heh, and I watched Ghost last night too.

I'm always hit and miss. Which reminds me, I'm suposed to be putting in some consistent time drawing to get some practise... Maybe tomorrow, or Tuesday...
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Re: oh god don't look at the hands

Postby Spaceprincess on Sun Aug 26, 2012 6:57 am

Mo wrote: she's miss.


She's miss what? He he

thing I would say that's off with her is her left side. The shoulder and the line for her back should be moved inwards. Since she's reaching across her body.
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Re: oh god don't look at the hands

Postby peterabnny on Sun Aug 26, 2012 7:43 am

Mo wrote:Man I'm so rusty it's fucking depressing.

It's totally hit and miss at the moment.

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Reminds me of that old Robin Hitchcock song:

"My wife and my dead wife
Am I the only one who sees her?
MY wife and my dead wife
Doesn't anybody see her at all?
No, no, no, no, no, no, no"
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Re: oh god don't look at the hands

Postby Mo on Sun Aug 26, 2012 9:34 am

Spaceprincess wrote:thing I would say that's off with her is her left side. The shoulder and the line for her back should be moved inwards. Since she's reaching across her body.

Yeah, her whole pose is a bit off, and the hands are a disgrace! But after a little initial tweaking I couldn't be arsed to fiddle with her (hurrhurr) much more. It's a bit ironic as I normally tend to do women better than men and put most of my effort into getting him right this time around.

peterabnny wrote:Reminds me of that old Robin Hitchcock song:

"My wife and my dead wife
Am I the only one who sees her?
MY wife and my dead wife
Doesn't anybody see her at all?
No, no, no, no, no, no, no"

While I don't know that song, the lyrics are very accurate for what I had in mind.

Anyway...

I spent most of today working on an impressionist style acrylic painting for our lounge, here's the result which I am relatively happy with for a change (though this could change by tomorrow haha):

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(Capturing large canvas paintings on a mobile camera is a pain in the butt!)
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby VeryCuddlyCornpone on Sun Aug 26, 2012 10:01 am

That's beautiful, Mo. I really like the way the ship turned out.
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby McDuffies on Sun Aug 26, 2012 4:17 pm

I can't paint a straight line. Why, I can hardly even dip the brush into the paint.
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby VeryCuddlyCornpone on Sun Aug 26, 2012 4:35 pm

McDuffies wrote:I can't paint a straight line. Why, I can hardly even dip the brush into the paint.

Dip?? I can't even lift the brush to begin with! In my day, we
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby robotthepirate on Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:04 am

VeryCuddlyCornpone wrote:
McDuffies wrote:I can't paint a straight line. Why, I can hardly even dip the brush into the paint.

Dip?? I can't even lift the brush to begin with! In my day, we


Lift a brush? I have no hands.
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby Mo on Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:18 am

robotthepirate wrote:
VeryCuddlyCornpone wrote:
McDuffies wrote:I can't paint a straight line. Why, I can hardly even dip the brush into the paint.

Dip?? I can't even lift the brush to begin with! In my day, we


Lift a brush? I have no hands.

I made that painting using only my tongue.
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Re: oh god don't look at the hands

Postby peterabnny on Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:38 am

Mo wrote:While I don't know that song, the lyrics are very accurate for what I had in mind.


Here ya go: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypvBLRJnbrQ

Now I'll have that song stuck in my head the rest of the day...

Mo wrote:I spent most of today working on an impressionist style acrylic painting for our lounge, here's the result which I am relatively happy with for a change (though this could change by tomorrow haha):

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Wow, that is AMAZING work! Made even more so by the fact you painted it with your tongue! I tried painting using mental telepathy once. Didn't work so well... :shifty:
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby LibertyCabbage on Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:08 am

McDuffies wrote:Hey, the other day I wrote this:

Hi!


How do you like it? I think I'm really getting a hang of this writing thing.


I'm captivated. Is the protagonist's amiable persona a ruse meant to disguise their murderous intent? Hopefully this, and other questions, will be answered in the sequel.

Mo wrote:Drawing and painting

Those both look great, Mo.

VeryCuddlyCornpone wrote:Dip?? I can't even lift the brush to begin with! In my day, we

You shouldn't have exerted yourself so much by trying to type that post. Now, stay in bed and eat your Jell-O like the nurse told you to.
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby LibertyCabbage on Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:09 am

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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby LibertyCabbage on Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:16 am

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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby peterabnny on Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:14 pm

Newest ep of Critters out at last!

Scoob, how're my black levels?
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby LibertyCabbage on Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:43 pm

I did some more practice drawing this weekend. I think I'm about ready for thumbnails and penciling, although it isn't clear yet how I wanna do the inking. I plan on doing some unrelated pages to get a feel for it.

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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby Mo on Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:34 am

I just realized we are on page 69 of the Doodles thread. Quick, someone post a nude drawing!

Also, don't we traditionally start a new one at this point?
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby TheSuburbanLetdown on Wed Aug 29, 2012 6:24 pm

This is how I spent my weekend in Indiana. I hate that place:
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby peterabnny on Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:30 am

TheSuburbanLetdown wrote:This is how I spent my weekend in Indiana. I hate that place:
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Indiana or the furry con you seem to have attended?
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Re: Doodles 12: Just like clockwork.

Postby robotthepirate on Thu Aug 30, 2012 3:26 am

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Getting there with the new project. Loads left to do, but I felt the need to show some progress.

Bizarrely it looks bigger here than the original does. Not sure how that works.
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