HSC Major Works from long ago…Drawings…Illustration

Lizard Drawing IllustrationA  blast from the past – whilst cleaning up today I came across all my old HSC Drawing Major Works from *cough* years ago…(1981). They are a mixture of watercolour pencils, coloured pencil and (rotring) pen and ink. I must say looking back some were more successful than others…

Gorilla Drawing Illustration Butterfly Drawing Illustration Pelican Drawing Illustration

Caterpiller Drawing Illustration Seal Drawing Illustration

4 thoughts on “HSC Major Works from long ago…Drawings…Illustration

  1. Hello Lyn,
    Have just been reading all of your hints, and having a good look at your fabulous work. When looking at your HSC folio, I must say it was obvious back then, that you have a prodigious talent!
    I have just started a Diploma in Visual Arts (at 63), and printmaking is one of the subjects, so this is why I am looking for any hints on the internet, as we start our first linocut next Wed.
    Your work is so great – the subject matter really appeals to me, and your precision is enviable.
    regards,
    Denise

    • Hello Denise,
      Thanks for your comments – I hope the hints are helpful!
      Wow a Dip V Arts at 63 I’m so impressed! Is it a TAFE course? I have thought about going back for further study but life always seem to intervene.
      Good luck with your linocut class this week.
      kind regards
      Lyn

  2. Hey Lyn,
    I’m a Year 12 student doing Visual Arts as one of my subjects. I’m deciding a concept for my artwork at the moment but I’ve realised something…the artwork i’m visualising is quite obvious in the statement/message it’s conveying. Something maybe with text or something that is very forward in it’s message, kind of like a poster.
    Your HSC works are beautiful, and moreover, the message seems to be subtle, something the responder looks for in the colours, lines and forms of the artwork.
    I feel as though my major work would look a little bit obvious but I’m not sure how to go about improving that…I was wondering, how did you come up with your ideas for your major work?
    And also, if you don’t mind, what was your mark?
    Thanks so much 🙂
    VK

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