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Smokin
05-27-2006, 05:25 AM
Lil Sloppy , but fun to do.

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/27-May-2006/65236-First_Caricatureb.jpg

TWTom
05-27-2006, 06:27 AM
LOVE IT! I was saying to someone here a week or so back..."Careful with too much detail on the teeth!" But isn't it funny how the detailed teeth work so well in a caricature?
I love the shapeliness of the face, especially the way the nose juts out and the furriness of the brow. The bits of facial hair gives a nice effect.
I don't know if you meant to do it, but there's something about the uneveness of the pupils of the eyes that adds to the kookiness of the entire drawing.
Plus the grip of the hands lends a craziness to the guy's attitude.
LOVE IT!

justjean
05-27-2006, 06:34 AM
Great painting and caricature Frank :thumbsup: is this Tom Cruise?:)

Smokin
05-27-2006, 07:38 AM
Thank you Jean And Tom!

Tom, I'm one who likes detail :P ,even on teeth. But you are right, for anything other than a caracature, I would never outline each tooth with black.

Jean, this is Mr. Crazy Cruise. :P

justjean
05-27-2006, 07:51 AM
Well then that will tell you how good this one is cause I have not been to the movies since about 1970/75 LOL, and seldom watch tv , and never with anything with him in it :lol: Books are Better :D

Yako
05-27-2006, 09:03 AM
Very silly, but bravooooooooo! you got it!What a funny charicature!
I like the mix of styles (detailed paint and sketch)

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Chiers
05-27-2006, 02:35 PM
Frank this is your first caricature? It is terrific!! I knew who it was right away. YOu have done a terrific job on this perhaps you have found your niche in the art world. Well, no I guess you are good in most areas of your artwork. This one in particular can be a source of easy quick cash if you've a mind to market it.

Annie*M
05-27-2006, 04:25 PM
Three cheers on this... it is fantastic.:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

Smokin
05-27-2006, 10:36 PM
Thank you all for the comments :D . Its a lil eraly in playing with this type of drawing, but im thinking it helps, at the very least, its fun to do. Here are a few more. From left to right, Adam Sandle, Arnold, And The Rock.
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/27-May-2006/65236-Cara_02.jpg http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/27-May-2006/65236-Cara_03.jpg http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/27-May-2006/65236-Cara_04.jpg

TxAggieDarlin
06-01-2006, 09:49 AM
Wow, How did I miss this? What fun and I love them ALL...especially Adam and Arnold :)
You have so much talent...I love to see it!!

JCoop
06-01-2006, 02:18 PM
Frank, The Rock is genius!...LOL!

LadyAlba
06-02-2006, 09:49 AM
Great work I love them all! ;o)

Smokin
06-02-2006, 04:21 PM
Thank you all for the comments. These are quite fun to do. Its great not to worry about meassuring anything or being off :P. Ive been looking at alot of other work out there and my apreciation for this art form has definetly Grown big time. Enough so that Ive tring to comit to doing a caricature a day for the next month :P, see what I learn from it. Only on #2 though, so lets see if I this will actually stick.

Anyway, Joel, thank you, here is the completed Rock (http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/frankie3215/detail?.dir=fd0e&.dnm=9b0dscd.jpg&.src=ph)
Here is one I grew proud of here (http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/frankie3215/detail?.dir=fd0e&.dnm=a52escd.jpg&.src=ph) and this one is just the latest, mispelling in there of course. here (http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/frankie3215/detail?.dir=fd0e&.dnm=7784scd.jpg&.src=ph) these are a lil more ummm risky humor, so if sensative, dont click on em. No nudaty, but might rial some people I guess if you are a huge bush fan and a lil sensative.

justjean
06-02-2006, 04:39 PM
:thumbsup: Smokin your versatility amazes me , doesn't seem to matter what you put your hand to in painting and drawing it just works and I like em all :D

bertie291
06-17-2008, 12:43 AM
smokin,
when I click on your links above it just takes me to a yahoo flickr webpage and asks me for my password.............why?

justjean
06-17-2008, 06:13 AM
could it be because this was first posted in 2006:)

LavenderFrost
06-17-2008, 11:19 AM
LOL I never saw these before, they're great!

Siffer1
06-17-2008, 11:41 AM
Frank,

This is GREAT for a first time!:thumbsup:

It's remarkable how you can extend your gifted talents.

Dee

Smokin
07-09-2008, 06:26 PM
Thank you so much for the surpise compliments :o

Gosh not sure why those links dont work. This is such an old thread I dont even remember what I uploaded. Back then it was uploaded to my yahoo picture acount which has since been merged with flicker. I assume they are taking you to a login screen is all.

barryt
07-10-2008, 04:01 AM
Great work Frank. The links don't work though.