My Insane Horsy Sketchbook Challenge - Page 2 - The Horse Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 19 Old 07-16-2010, 02:14 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 3,064
• Horses: 1
wow, you have really unique style, really good drawings!

Keep your feet on the ground when your head's in the clouds.
speedy da fish is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 19 Old 07-17-2010, 04:38 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 118
• Horses: 0
Thank you all for your kind comments!
@ midwestgirl89, go ahead and steal the idea (and post the results!). :) And everyone else wanting to do this: go ahead! Draw, draw, draw loads!

__ __ __

New sketches. Boy, aren't these photos terrible or what! Not so great sketches either, but I think they're a step up from that photography. :D


#10: AngelWithoutWings54's horse Jerry, #11: DustyDiamond's Willy.
I'm not that happy with either of these, though especially "Jerry" looks better in my sketchbook: the contrast is horrible in the photo. LOVED Willy, might have to draw him again. :) (Yes, show me a Standardbred looking horse and I go all giddy.)


Sketches #12 and #13: again for the oil painting. No, I don't normally sketch this much for oil paintings, if at all.


#14: pure randomness (a horse I know). #15 Poco1220's Poco. Poco's photo was very difficult but funny, had to try it as a quick sketch. Not (at all) happy with the result.

Well, on with the show! Scanning is a must.
kayhmk is offline  
post #13 of 19 Old 07-18-2010, 03:40 AM
Foal
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: NC, USA.
Posts: 77
• Horses: 1
Will you do my pony Rio? I'd really love it if you could :)


Cowgirl Up.
RioPony is offline  
post #14 of 19 Old 07-18-2010, 05:02 AM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Witbank, South Africa
Posts: 2,681
• Horses: 2
If you want, you can draw Love Story. Only if you want to of course

Every girl wants their own LOVE STORY, I found mine... :)
LoveStory10 is offline  
post #15 of 19 Old 08-01-2010, 08:16 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Quad Cities, IL
Posts: 1,775
• Horses: 3
Quote:
Originally Posted by kayhmk View Post

#15 Poco1220's Poco. Poco's photo was very difficult but funny, had to try it as a quick sketch. Not (at all) happy with the result.
I think it came out adorable! Thanks tons!


Challenge me, Dare me, or even defy me. But do NOT underestimate me...
For on the back of my horse nothing is impossible!
Poco1220 is offline  
post #16 of 19 Old 08-01-2010, 11:51 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: California!
Posts: 1,666
• Horses: 2
I don't know if you are taking requests but if so, I would love one of my horse Dozer and pony Bart, I have a picture that I love of them together and I would love to see it drawn :) (It's my avatar)

Icrazyaboutu is offline  
post #17 of 19 Old 08-03-2010, 07:30 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 4,321
• Horses: 2
Seeing your work makes me want to start drawing again lol. I've kind of let it go for a while now (a couple of years, actually, now that I think of it) and put my skills more towards painting. I love your style & that you're not the type to strive to have ever little line & shadow smoothed perfectly. It looks more natural the way you do it. Great ;)

"If a horse fails to do something that is because he was not trained to do it. If a horse fails to do something properly that is because he was not trained properly."
www.wildestheartart.com
lilruffian is offline  
post #18 of 19 Old 08-12-2010, 08:12 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 118
• Horses: 0
A new member of the bad photo & bad sketch galore! (Yes, I really should get to scanning.)
Been really busy with commissions (queue 21 pieces long! Just crazy!) and planning my first solo exhibition (as well as 2 group exhibitions). Scary, exciting and amazing stuff.


Sketch #16: paintluver's "Romeo". I wanted to enhance the shadows and make it a bit more 'dramatic', but I think I didn't do a good job. I struggle with markings as you might have gathered. Well, practice, practice, practice...
kayhmk is offline  
post #19 of 19 Old 08-17-2010, 09:26 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: San Jose
Posts: 416
• Horses: 3
Gorgeous! I really like that one <3
Waybueno is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
what you guys think of my horsy painting? mistygirl Horse Artwork 6 06-11-2010 01:07 AM
Horsy Toys! ChingazMyBoy Horse Tack and Equipment 3 10-17-2009 12:41 PM
Insane Show Stories! StormyBlues English Riding 24 01-27-2009 02:18 PM
My horsy and his friends (hello from Russia=)) Azazel Horse Pictures 29 02-14-2008 04:09 PM
horsy net piccies Kiki Horse Pictures 2 09-09-2007 06:28 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome