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Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: October 23, 2017

 

Topic: When to Be Creative

 

Points of Interest:

There’s a time to copy a reference exactly and a time to insert your own creativity—but how do you know which avenue to take?

John and Lisa discuss the common misconceptions about “creativity” in art creation. You’ll hear their thoughts on tracing, working from a reference, taking your own photos, being a copyist, and implementing a consistent approach.

 

Links Referenced:
Wildlife Reference Photos

www.wildlifereferencephotos.com

 

Jason Morgan Reference Photos

www.jasonmorgan.co.uk

 

Pixabay

www.pixabay.com

 

 

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As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

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Show Notes

Sharpened Artist: Colored Pencil Podcast

Release Date: May 8, 2017

 

Topic: Creative or Copying?

 

Points of Interest:
Many people think that photo realists are copying, and are therefore limiting their creativity. Is it possible to use photo references and be creative? John and Lisa believe so, and offer their tips for making it happen.

 

 

Links Referenced:

Google Nik Collection

https://www.google.com/nikcollection/

 

Adobe Photoshop

http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop.html

 

Interview with Cecile Baird

http://sharpenedartist.com/podcast/cecile

 

 

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John’s Twitter: @sharpenedartist

Lisa’s Twitter: @lachri

 

 

As always, thanks for listening! Tune in next week for more from John and Lisa. In the meantime, be sure to visit www.sharpenedartist.com for additional updates and information. You can also join our Facebook group, Colored Pencil Podcast, or contact us by email at podcast@sharpenedartist.com .

 

Stay sharp!