Profession drawing artist
Drawing artists express concepts by providing a drawn representation corresponding to the idea.
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- Artistic / Realistic
- 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.
- Intellectual property law
The regulations that govern the set of rights protecting products of the intellect from unlawful infringement.
- Art history
The history of art and artists, the artistic trends throughout centuries and their contemporary evolutions.
- Select subject matter
Select subject matter based on personal or public interest, or ordered by a publisher or agent.
- 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.
- Use digital illustration techniques
Create drawings using digital illustration programmes and techniques.
- Select illustration styles
Select the appropriate style, medium, and techniques of illustration in line with the needs of the project and client's requests.
- Create original drawings
Create original drawings, based on texts, thorough research and discussion with authors, journalists and specialists.
- Create sketches
Draw sketches to prepare for a drawing or as a standalone artistic technique.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Draw up artistic project proposals
Write project proposals for art facilities, artist residencies and galleries.
- 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.
- Develop visual elements
Imagine and apply visual elements such as line, space, colour, and mass to express emotions or ideas.
- 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.
Optional knowledge and skillskeep personal administration present exhibition develop educational activities participate in artistic mediation activities collaborate with a technical staff in artistic productions plan art educational activities develop educational resources assess conservation needs develop artistic project budgets
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