Critique/Free Sketches?

       The Horse Forum > Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests > Horse Artwork

Critique/Free Sketches?

This is a discussion on Critique/Free Sketches? within the Horse Artwork forums, part of the Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    01-15-2012, 01:45 PM
Critique/Free Sketches?

Hello riders :)

I was wondering if I could get some thoughts on my artwork. I am in no way saying that I am good at this, I just do it for fun haha. Anyways, if you want to send me a picture I could try sketching it for you. (Nothing too detailed please) without further a do, here is my artwork:

Just a random sketch I did..

Played around with shading a little more here..

Not my favorite..

Again, not my favourite.

My first wall mural I ever tried to create, didn't really play around with shading too much. It's finished now but this is the most recent picture I have..
Posted via Mobile Device
Sponsored Links
    01-16-2012, 03:37 PM
Nice artwork! I think I like the third picture the best, although the neck should be quite a bit longer. I draw horses a lot, but am not that good. I'll have to post pictures sometime, but don't have any pictures online yet. I'm finally starting to get better at the legs, (hardest part for me), which is awesome.

Also, on the first picture the muzzle should be bigger, and not tipped down quite so much. Awesome job on the eye!
    01-16-2012, 03:46 PM
You have a good start, but I think you'd gain a lot by sitting back and just examine horses and their shapes/proportions. Easier said than done, I know. You seem to have a pretty good idea about the anatomy, do you look at pictures and try to copy them? Or do you draw from memory? It might help you to just look at a picture of a horse and try to copy it until you get a better grasp at what goes where and what size to make it. The snouts are a little wonky, but you have a good head length and ear shape.

Agreed that the third is by far your best one, you did a good job at his snout and the shape of the lips. The others are (don't take this the wrong way) a bit wonky, but like I said- practice and I'm sure you'll really get the hang of it.

Good job, glad you're having fun with them!
    01-16-2012, 03:56 PM
Your doing good keep trying its really hard to draw horses. Try more shadeing then soild lines it will help alot. Allso if you think something don't look right earse and try it agin. Hear one of my drawings. I use the graphing to help with poportions. You could try that too. If you don't understand just message me ill talk you throught it

horse drawing.jpg

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FREE Sketches! PintoTess Art Requests 66 03-06-2012 05:13 PM
FREE sketches! Equusketch Art Requests 36 09-15-2011 06:13 PM
Critique the possible buy (FREE HORSE!) lovestruck Horse Riding Critique 31 06-17-2011 12:10 PM
FREE- Sketches of your Best Friends. Endiku Horse Artwork 53 01-08-2011 10:37 PM
My new Free Horse! Please critique I Do DeClaire Horse Riding Critique 23 10-26-2008 04:15 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:27 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0