Charlene
Congrats to all the winners and thank you to Mr Bucci for doing such a long feedback video. Some hilarious prize titles here!
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carlosrdzart
Hello everyone! For this Challenge I did a portrait of my friend Ryan Haack family. He is an indie comic book writer so I added his comic anthology Unspeakable Text to the scene. I did a second version with the pages of a comic I illustrated for him called Mr. Frost in the background.
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Charlene
The stylisation of this is great!
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Rex Mogee
Halloween in July. I plan to go trick or treating with the kids this year... for the first time! We live in Australia. It's taken a while but we're catching on to this trick or treating business :P I had covid... still have... so I wasn't able to take any group photos for reference. I had to blend what I already had of the kids with some stock photos from pexels and what I've been learning from Aaron Blaise tutorials.
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Charlene
This is charming! It looks like they are trick or treating around Hobbiton. Very nice!
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Ajung 2.7
"The cycle;incomplete " Color pencil and watercolor on paper. My entry for prokochallenge July. 😄
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Charlene
That is such a cool idea!
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Darian Quilloy
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Charlene
I love the distorted demented expressions of everything.
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Rebekka B
I made a sketch of a cozy evening with my friends and coloured it digitally ✨
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Charlene
I really like the way the digital pops out of the sketchbook.
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Irvin Torres
Here's my submition for the group portrait. It is done in oils. Thanks for extending the deadline!
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Charlene
The expressions in this are great!
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Katelin Schutt
To express my experience of grief and its complexity I created this two-faced self portrait. Not a traditional group, but I wanted to represent the faces of grief - one we share with the world and one, the more raw one, we hide from most people. acrylic on canvas
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Charlene
That's fascinating. I would have been very confused drawing this.
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Nils
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Charlene
Lol this is great! You win for amusement points alone :D
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pastelink
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Charlene
The green lighting and textures are interesting in this one.
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klugerblitz
Hello Proko and Marco! so since this was month's challenge was to make light and shadow studies, these are some the loose studies I did over the month of this challenge. (These pieces are arranged in the chronological order of their making) Hope you all like it :D!! [P.S. marco and proko, I just wanted to thank you for always providing free and educational content for everyone! it has helped many students including me...]
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Charlene
My favourite is the afro lady with the blue rim lighting.
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Antony Slynko
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Charlene
The shadow reflection on the bonnet of the car really catches my eye.
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Marco Fornaciari
Here's my submission for the challenge! I really love portraits and i try to keep a "traditional" feel even if most of my work is digital. Thanks so much for all you did Marco & Proko's team ♥
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Charlene
The highlights on her face are what really make this piece for me.
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thebossart
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Charlene
I can feel a golden afternoon glow in this piece. Well done!
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Aditya Banerjee
My submission for the June 2022 Challenge! Worked hard to preserve a sketchy and painterly feel with the brushstrokes while still maintaining a realistic representation of the colours and light.
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Charlene
I like the cut out brush style. Feels a little bit like a collage.
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vicky_a
I'm a little bit late, but decided to post it anyway. I've learned a lot about colours during this challenge. Thanks to Marco Bucci and Proko team! I would really appreciate any feedback!
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Charlene
This looks really good! I like all the detail in it. In terms of feedback I don't really have much to say because overall it's pretty good and I suspect some of the decisions are stylistic choices. I feel like some of the edges of some brushstrokes could be harder especially in the highlighted detailed knit on his face. This piece also has a grainy texture to it that I like. The only thing that strikes me as potentially off is the way the nose is shaded. It looks like the shadow is falling on it in the same direction light is falling on the rest of him. It could be that the glasses are casting this shadow but I think you might be better at defining that and having the rest of his nose following the rendering of light and shadow as the rest of his body. Anyway I hope this is useful and good luck!
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Pamela Dowie
Hi all, here is my sketching light digital painting. I’m sticking with the cat theme from the last Proko challenge. So now I can create a children’s book very soon!
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Charlene
I like the expression the cat is making as he concentrates.
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Luca Disbrow
My first challenge submission. The work was based off of this photo of apartments in Venice, Italy. Thanks!
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Charlene
Nice work on the details! Personally, I think you would have benefited by having some darker shadows to up the contrast a bit but looks pretty good as is. Good luck!
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Karrye Saldaña
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Charlene
The warm glow is indeed very eyecatching.
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Christian Flores
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Charlene
I really like the textures and brushstrokes of this one.
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