Friday, December 16, 2016


I took two pictures of myself. One facing the computer and one facing to the left of the computer. After, I merged the two faces together and filled the background white.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Surrealist digital portrait

For this assignment, I added different fruits and vegetables to make a face and added strawberries to the background.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

create a new logo

To create a new logo, I copied a photo of the adidas logo and added color and different textures to it.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Formal Balance

Instead of using art rage, I used Photoshop. I found a picture of a penguin and made them look symmetrical. After, I made the background look like they were on ice.

Street Art

Instead of using Art Rage, I did the street art piece in Photoshop. I found a background of a brick wall and added peace signs and made the final piece look like someone drew it.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Art rage rhythm/movement

Since I didn't have Art Rage, I was allowed to create any piece of art. I traced a picture of a minion and filled it in with different colors.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Rothko-esque painting

I used Sketchbook Pro and blended different colors with each other to create the final picture.

Georgia O' Keefe flower painting

In this assignment, I used first traced a picture of a flower and used different shades and opacities of pink.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Surrealist digital landscape

For this project, I found a background picture on the internet and added different characters to the photo.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Sketchbook drawing

To make this art piece, I used different colors, textures, and tools to create different patterns.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Andy Warhol

For this assignment, I first resized my final draft so its two times as large as the character. Then, I chose the stamp filter and adjusted the hue and saturation. I added different colors and added it to my final piece.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Impressionist Portrait

For this assignment, I created an impressionist portrait of Taylor Swift. I used the impressionist brush in Photoshop and shaded on top of the original photo.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Impressionist landscape

To create this impressionist landscape, I first found a landscape picture on the internet. After, I created a new layer and used different paint brush textures and styles to shade in the picture.

Celebrity with animal name

For this assignment, I found a picture of Snoop Dogg and put picture of a dogs face on. I first cut out a dogs face and added it to the picture of Snoop Dogg. After, I blended the dog face with the photo to make it look more realistic and then erased the background. After, I added a border and added the photo of Snoop Dogg in the final photo.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Felt Tip Drawing

For this assignment, I first drew an outline of Mickey Mouse on a sheet of paper. After, I scanned it and saved it to my flashdrive. I uploaded it to Photoshop, shaded the picture, and added a background.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

9 panel assignment

For my 9 panel assignment, I wanted to make a scary story. My story is about two people trying to hunt down zombies who are killing their city, but end up being attacked. To create this cartoon, I created each panel on a separate file and combined all of them onto three different files when I was finished making all the panels.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Albrecht Durer

To create this, I found a picture of a penguin on the internet and cut out the photo. I continued this process five times. After, I made the mode grayscale and added a patterned background.

Friday, October 14, 2016

bird coloring page assignment

For my bird assignment, I picked a hummingbird to color. I used very bright feathers. I used the magnetic lasso tool to cut out the feathers and transfer it to the final file. I repeated this process and filled it until there was no blank spaces remaining.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Shaded scene of Haunted House

For this project, I found a blank cartoon of a haunted house and shaded it. After, I added three cartoon characters. I wanted the cartoon to look scary, so I used dark colors. I used a fill pattern for the walkway, and the rest was shaded as a solid color. After I finished shading in the cartoon, I added three characters. To add them, I used the magnetic lasso tool and traced them on a separate file. Then I dragged the characters to the final file.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Edward Gorey

My saying for my Edward Gorey picture is "T for Tessanya who got food poisoning from lasagna. To create my Edward Gorey picture, I dragged photos/cutouts from another file and transferred it to the final file. I used the cookie cutter tool to do this. The hardest part of this project was knowing how to cut out the photo and drag it.

Thursday, October 6, 2016


To create my kaleidoscope, all I did was fill my picture in using the paint bucket tool. I used different shades of pink, purple, and blue. After, I filled the background using a gradient layer.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Where's Waldo

To create my own "Where's Waldo, I first downloaded the picture of Waldo and added my face. After, I chose a new file and started dragging images/clipart onto the new file. To add the image, I had to add it on a separate file, cut it with the magnetic lasso tool, and then move it to the final file. After, I added Waldo to the photo. This project took a long time because I had to find photos and clipart from the internet, cut it, and drag it to the final file. I had to do this one at a time when there is about 60-70 images.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Celebrity Coloring book

For this assignment, the celebrity I picked was Selena Gomez. All I had to do was trace the picture. The hardest parts to trace were the eyes and the nose. It was difficult to trace them and make them look realistic. The easiest parts to trace were the lips and dress. After I finished tracing, I deleted the original layer.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Cartoon Myself

To cartoon myself, I first took a picture in photo booth. When I uploaded the photo on photoshop, I addd a new layer and traced the image. After, I started filling the image with color and making a cartoon of myself. When I finished filling the image, I added a new layer and contoured the background. I used four different colors and then used the smudge tool to blend them. Last, I flattened the image. The hardest part was tracing the facial features and the easiest part was making the background.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Cartoon Version of Masterpiece Evil Queen

To create my cartoon, I first chose a masterpiece by Raphael. I then added another layer and traced the masterpiece. My cartoon was going to be Evil Queen so I colored the clothing black and purple. After, I tried to find a picture of Evil Queen. It was hard finding photos because they were all blurry. I finally found a photo and made it less blurry. Then I added it to my picture. After, I found a background that looks like she is outside at night, and flattened all the layers. The easiest part was tracing and coloring/shading the photo. The hardest part was finding a face that would match with my masterpiece and wouldn't be too blurry.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The Scream Project

When creating the scream project, I first had to trace the background and color/shade it in. For the sky and the background, I took two colors and using the smudge tool, I blended them together, I wanted the background to look like it was some sort of portal or the end of the world is coming. After, I had to add my face to the person. It was hard and confusing knowing how to transport the image and make it the right size to fit the persons head. In my opinion, part II was more challenging than part 1.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Mona Lisa Project

To create the Mona Lisa, I had to first trace it. It was hard to trace because if there were gaps, I couldn't use the paint bucket. After I finished tracing, I started on coloring and shading the face. I used a gradient filter for the face and the hair. After, I created eyebrows for the Mona Lisa and colored the shirt turquoise. I painted the shawl dark blue and I put a design on the collar. After I finished coloring and shading the Mona Lisa, I added small details painting her nails and adding eyeshadow. Lastly, I added a beach background. The hardest part of creating the Mona Lisa was trying to trace it not having any gaps and making it look realistic. The easiest part was coloring and shading in the Mona Lisa.