Profession drawing artist
Drawing artists express concepts by providing a drawn representation corresponding to the idea.
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- Artistic / Realistic
- Art history
The history of art and artists, the artistic trends throughout centuries and their contemporary evolutions.
- Intellectual property law
The regulations that govern the set of rights protecting products of the intellect from unlawful infringement.
- Labour legislation
Legislation, on a national or international level, that governs labour conditions in various fields between labour parties such as the government, employees, employers, and trade unions.
- Develop visual elements
Imagine and apply visual elements such as line, space, colour, and mass to express emotions or ideas.
- Ensure visual quality of the set
Inspect and amend the scenery and set-dressing to make sure the visual quality is optimal with in constraints of time, budget and manpower.
- Create sketches
Draw sketches to prepare for a drawing or as a standalone artistic technique.
- Create original drawings
Create original drawings, based on texts, thorough research and discussion with authors, journalists and specialists.
- Contextualise artistic work
Identify influences and situate your work within a specific trend which may be of an artistic, aesthetic, or philosophical natures. Analyse the evolution of artistic trends, consult experts in the field, attend events, etc.
- Draw up artistic project proposals
Write project proposals for art facilities, artist residencies and galleries.
- Select illustration styles
Select the appropriate style, medium, and techniques of illustration in line with the needs of the project and client's requests.
- Use traditional illustration techniques
Create drawings using traditional illustration techniques such as watercolour, pen and ink, airbrush art, oil painting, pastels, wood engraving, and linoleum cuts.
- Confer on artwork
Introduce and discuss the nature and content of art work, achieved or to be produced with an audience, art directors, catalogue editors, journalists, and other parties of interest.
- Create digital images
Create and process two-dimensional and three-dimensional digital images depicting animated objects or illustrating a process, using computer animation or modelling programs.
- Use digital illustration techniques
Create drawings using digital illustration programmes and techniques.
- Select subject matter
Select subject matter based on personal or public interest, or ordered by a publisher or agent.
- Select artistic materials to create artworks
Select artistic materials based on strength, colour, texture, balance, weight, size, and other characteristics that should guarantee the feasibility of the artistic creation regarding the expected shape, color, etc. - even thought the result might vary from it. Artistic materials such as paint, ink, water colours, charcoal, oil, or computer software can be used as much as garbage, living products (fruits, etc) and any kind of material depending on the creative project.