Illustrated Journal: Week 3-Day 1

Arm and Hand Bone Sketches


Full Page


Labelled Arm


Labelled Hand


Unlabelled Arm

Prismatic Sketches of Hands and Faces by Lui Ferreyra Write Up

A focus for realistic forms is the main focus of these pieces, recreating human images with colorful, mostly organic shapes. It’s like a puzzle, where the pieces had to be carefully made to fit together, and the vibrant colors used as shading and highlighting is eye catching.

My only question is how did the artist start the images? Did they get the outline first and fill it in, or did they begin with an inner shape and go from there?

Understanding Comics Chapters 5 & 6 Notes

Chapter 5 shows expression and emotion through comics

Chapter 6 show the correlation between visual arts and literature, and how comics intertwines the two.

Early twentieth century artists began to create the foundations for modern conventions of showing emotion through visuals

Different lines can convey different emotions (page 124-126)

Wavy lines have become commonplace in comics as activators for a variety of different smells or feelings (128&129)


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