Edit // sew two portraits together to create a mixed media piece // Manny Robertson- Embroidered Metropolis. ((Each original print is composed of two portraits, one color and one black and white, that have been cut and sewn together by hand.
I like the mixed media feel of this one and the fact that it's black and white. And also that it features a human form, which goes along with our theme of Identity. (textiles- instead of white paper use muslin and hand stitch)
I really like this photo as it is not just disguising the person themselve but it is also disguising emotion that the girl is feeling. It almost gives the impression of an explosion of feeling and emotion. It can also present the feeling of insanity.
Ruth Beeley: St George's School, Hertfordshire England Sketchbook page for A Level Art Coursework final artwork. Ruth explored the theme of war, and drew inspiration for sources including Wilfred Owen's poem 'Dulce et Decorum est'.
Saul Steinberg Fingerprint Man, 1951 I love the idea of recreating this with children, cutting a simple stencil out to create the clothing contrast. A great way to explore fingerprints whilst creating stunning art!
1 - Skulls - Tom French creates portraits or paintings of skull filled with other people. It's almost like we are filled with all these memories and pains and it's written on our face, or rather in the shadows, the dark parts we hide, we disguise