Lockdown Challenge 3: Your Photos
Updated: Jan 28, 2021
We have had an amazing response to our landscape challenge, with a wonderful variety of different landscapes.
The next step is to select an image and get creative!
Remember there are lots of different ways to create your Landscape, here are a few of our tips:
Some materials to try out:
Biro, pencil, coloured pencil, felt tip
Charcoal, soft pastel, oil pastel, chalk
Watercolour, ink, tempera paint block, poster paint
Acrylic, oil paint
Digital drawing or composition
Coffee, vegetable based dye from beetroot or red cabbage
Wire, 3D pen
Assemblages or shadows that can be photographed
Combinations of different materials
You can think about the surface you work on too:
Paper - plain, textured, newspaper, brown paper, magazine pages
Cardboard - smooth, bent, ripped, peeled back layers
Fabric - patterned, plain, textured, ripped, stained
Recycled materials - plastic packaging, smooth or shiny card
You can copy, cut, edit and paste!
You don't have to replicate your image exactly as it is, experiment with...
Cropping the image
Repeating parts of the image
Cutting out parts of your image to leave negative space
Adding a figure, an animal, or an object
Bending and twisting your landscape
Playing with perspectives
Once you have finished your creation, please share it with us by posting it and tagging @firstfloorspace
Stay safe and keep creating <3