Old 12-01-2018, 10:41 PM   #1
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So I've been working on my portfolio for a little while now and would really appreciate some critique. Do I need more colour pieces? More portraits/realism? Am I doing anything wrong? Thanks in advance :-)

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Old 13-01-2018, 11:40 PM   #2
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Hey Emily.
Ok so ... took a look, the work is good, some of it, some I honestly didn't bother to look long. I'm not sure the overall that you are striving for with your art portfolio, but it feels to me to be all over the place. Smaller pieces with no color large color, line drawings, paint or pencils. While the good of that is that you present a wide spectrum of your work, you didn't really show your talent. What I mean by that is what are you good at? What makes your work stand out? I was once told by a tattooer friend of mine when I was still wet behind the ears, stop experimenting and draw what you are good at, draw alot of it, draw it often, refine it, then draw it again. Perfect it. Save the other stuff for as you grow and learn and make your style without a blemish. Then expand your style after you have made the first as good as it can be. Not sure if that helps any, or at all. Good art though.
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Thankyou so much for your feedback- genuinely appreciate it. I love dotwork but wanted to show that I could do other things. Trying to be an all rounder might not be the best approach but I think I was trying to figure out which style would work for me and got a bit lost.
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