TABLE OF CONTENTSPage 2-3.....................Mr.Man Page 36-37......................Big BrotherPage 4-5....................Monkey Man Page 38-39.......................Will SmithPage 6-7..................Chimpanzee Page 40.......................Information about mePage 8-9...................Clear Blue Visit my blog at www.blogger.com ms-f11-AlewisPage 10-11.................Question View my MagazinePage 12-13..................Bright NaturePage 14-15...............CollidePage 16-17..............GodmaPage 18-19..............OutlinePage 20-21...............TearPage 22-23..............Bag BoyPage 24-25.............PeacePage 26-27............SwagPage 28-29...............Line GirlPage 30-31..............Vines of rosesPage 32-33..............Mr.DivaPage 34-35...............Fashion Girl
Mr.Man my first new piece was inspired by my old piece African animal and it is called Mr.man. Craft I used only pencil for this piece and regular draw- ing paper. Composition For this piece I wanted the viewer to really see the mans features first. Concept I wanted my audience to see a man with really dark features almost like a monkey.
Monkey manFor this piece I choose to make my previous pieceMr.man bigger and expand the details and it iscalled monkey man.CraftThis piece was made with only pencil and regulardrawing paper.CompositionI wanted the viewer to first see the body that wasadded to the mans face.ConceptI wanted the audience to see a man/monkey per-son.
Chimpanzee For this piece I choose to use bright colors because I usually only draw in black and white. Craft 1.I used pencil to first draw an outline of the picture 2.crayons to go over the picture and bring life to the drawing 3.maker to give the picture a little sparkle 4.And regular drawing paper to create this piece. Composition I wanted the viewer to see the the bright colors on the piece first because of the colors that are visible then the details on the chimpanzee , the leaves, and tree branches. Concept I wanted the audience to see a forest or jungle when they looked at the drawing and a kind unusual face for a chimpanzee.
Clear Blue Craft- I used paint to make the picture look more splashed on to get the idea of rain being the main focus of the art and that’s why i used blue. Concept- I used blue to show that the rain was really icy and the yellow background shows how the sun reflect- ed on the tree and rain. Composition- For this picture I wanted the audience to notice the shapes in the picture and how they make forms.
Question Craft This piece was made using green, black, and blue crayons to describe a usual scene that so many people including myself have seen on many occa- sions that have had an affect on me and so many others. And this is always an question to me on why this scene happens. Concept The concept behind this piece was a scene I usu- ally see and that scene is a crime scene in my neighborhood crimes are always happening and I almost always see some one on the ground lay- ing there dead or hurt and I put Ia question mark there because it always puzzles me to why these crimes happens so much they need to stop they are getting out of control. Composition When people see this piece I want them to see something that needs to stop.
Bright Nature Craft- This piece was created with sharps by dotting objects on the paper. Concept- This piece was inspired by the line work of Frida Kahlv, the color concepts of Batik design, and the similar line work like mine by Sarah Whitfield. Composition- When creating this piece I wanted the audience to notice how the bright colors and dots create a naturing picture.
CollideCraftThis piece was created using combinations of all of my pieces.The tools used were paint, pencil, marker, and crayons.ConceptThe idea behind this piece was to combine something from all ofthe pieces I created over the past weeks and to create a very newpiece that had characteristics from all of them and collide themtogether.CompositionWhen a audience looks at my piece I want them to be able tosee all of my pieces in this one piece when they are all layed outtogether.
GodmaCraftThis piece was created using pencil and crayons.ConceptA few years ago my Godmother died of natural illness and I al-ways wanted to draw a picture of her just to get some confrontfor myself. So this piece is for me a tribute to my Godmotherand a piece of mind for myself.CompositionWhen people look at this picture of my Godmother I wantthen to see a wonderful person. I want people to see a womenwho was strong, independent, loving, caring, and givingperson. My Godmother did so much for so many people i justwant people to see her like me and so many other people sawher as a phenomenon women.
Outline Craft This piece was created using pencil and crayons. Concept This piece of art was inspired by a tree that I was star- ing at and I really liked the outline of it and how it curved and made different shapes and figures. Composition When people see this piece of art I wanted them to see a tree that has life to it in a dark why.
TearCraftThis piece was crafted using a regular pencil, color pencils, and regular drawingpaper.ConceptThe idea behind this piece was me feeling overwhelmed by college and crying alot because of it. The tree and the clouds in the picture are represents when I gooutside to relax surrounded by flowing trees and clouds that reflect my mood.CompositionWhen people see this picture I want their eyes to travel with the curves of thetree, then to the clouds. How the rain falling from them are dropping on thegirl who was crying. I want people to get an overall tearful feel from the picture.
Bag boy Craft this piece was created using pencil only and was made on a regu- lar piece of drawing paper. Concept In my high school drawing class we had to draw people based on how they were standing and how they were shaped. Composition when people see this piece I want them to be able to see a boy standing like he actually has a book bag on but you can’t see the bag.
Peace Craft this piece was crafted with a pencil. Concept The inspiration behind this piece was the peace sign. In my high school art class I had to drawn something that represented your cul- ture. I feel the peace sign is a representation of my african american culture because of all the things my people have been through. Things like slavery and racism and I feel the piece sign is the perfect symbol of what African Americans want and have been fighting for years. Composition When people see this piece I want them to feel peaceful.
Swag Craft this piece was crafted using pencil and regular drawing paper. Concept This piece is another example of people we had to draw in art class. Composition when people see this picture I want them to be able to see how the boy was actually standing, how his head was leaning, and how his arms was posi- tioned.
Line girl Craft This piece was crafted using pencil and regular drawing paper. Concept this piece was inspired by a drawing I saw that was drawn using only lines to creat them and I wanted to do one only using lines as well. Composition When people see this piece I want them to see a giel on a stool who appears to be thinking about something.
Vines of roses Craft This piece was crafted using pencil on regular drawing paper. Craft This piece was crafted using pencil on regular drawing paper. Concept This piece was inspired by a vas my high school art teacher made. It was very dark Concept looking piecehad lines that looked like vines school art teacher made. It was This and was inspired by a vas my high and I wanted to go off of that and added other things toand had lineseven looked like and crappy looking.to very dark looking it to make it that more dark vines and I wanted go off of that and added other things to it to make it even more dark and Composition crappy looking. When people see this piece I want them to get a dark feeling from the lines . Composition When people see this piece I want them to get a dark feeling from the lines
Mr. diva Craft This piece was crafted using pencil and regular drawing paper. Concept I went to my friend model show and in the show it was both female and male models. I really liked the way one male model posed at the end of the show. Composition When people see this piece I want them to see a male model.
Fashion girl Craft This piece was creating using pencil and drawing paper. Concept This piece was also inspired by the fashion show I went to and I really liked the dress that the model was wearing. Composition When people see this piece I wa nt them to a high end fashion model.
Big brother Craft This piece was crafted using pencil and regular drawing paper. Concept My brother Carlos died a couple of years ago of a blood clog and I couldn’t go to his funeral because he lived in Alabama and I liv in Chi- cago. So I wanted to draw him to get some comfort for myself because I couldn’t see him before he was buried. I wanted draw him when he looked the best to me and that was when he was dressed in his marine uniform and I wanted to had add the United States flag, a bird to sym- bolize being free, and a quote my brother said that he wanted people to do when he died. Composition When people see this picture I want them to see my brother as a man that represented what a hero is and that he was peaceful soul.
Will SmithCraftThis piece was crafted using pencil and drawing paper.ConceptIn my art class in high school we had to draw a picture of a celebrityand I chose Will Smith because he has always been one of my favoriterappers, actors, and a wonderful representation of what hard workcan get you.CompositionWhen people see this piece I want them to see will Smith as the greatman I see him as.