My sketchbook.

My sketchbook goes just about everywhere with me. It’s where I take notes on a clients project, work through design problems, sketch thumbnails, doodle when I should be paying attention, and take notes in church. My sketchbook is a pretty good visual representation of me. It doesn’t make a lot of sense, and it’s fine with it. I got this sketchbook for christmas last year, and I just now finished it. For how often I use it, I realize I’m a little slow. That being said, this has been my favorite sketchbook to date. I’ve stopped trying to put limits on what I can put into it. I don’t try and impress anyone with this sketchbook because it’s purely for myself. Sketchbooks are not supposed to be perfect! So I made sure to let that be a constant reminder and I decided to just let whatever happens, happen. It turned […]

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mems that whole BFA thing? well…

This whole semester i have been neglecting my poor blog. I wish i could give some grandiose excuse but it really comes down to priorities. all the time i would typically spend blogging i poured into prepping to get into the BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) program here at BYU. In the next few days i’ll be updating my portfolio website (my harddrive crashed a few months ago and i just got it back with all the data) so you can see some of these up close and personal once i do that. anyway, it was all worth it. I was able to put things in my portfolio that i was genuinely proud of. and it paid off because…  I GOT IN!  i’ve been working towards this since i got into the BA program about a year and a half ago so it’s pretty rewarding to be at this point. It’s […]

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this is what i turned in.

Cegueira I made this as part of the shape assignment. Broken Flight Another shape assignment. i also did a line drawing of this, but i didn’t turn it in. Folly of Man Mixed Media collage: magazines, sheet music, tissure paper, vintage posters Headshot Mixed Media: Coffee and Ink Transfer Refraction Mixed Media: Oil Paint Transfer, collage, acrylic. Firande Chandelier at the Krishna Temple in Springville Utah Ode to Henri Coloraid collage of Henri Matisse Mind Bottling Installation: mason jars, maps, sheet music, old books, 2x4s Go On Hans and Aaron Allie we took this at an old pickle factory. arguably one of the coolest places we’ve explored. Creative Assignment basically there were a bunch of lines on this, and i had to complete them however i wanted to. All original lines remain.

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