Friday, April 29, 2011

FAO CGAA Year 1: Unit 6 Commission - Texturing Ideas: Marbled Paper


One of the big aesthetic challenges of Unit 6 is identifying exciting ways to convey the often abstract, highly organic interiors of the human body. Just take a look at these examples of marbled paper - and see how evocative they are of micro-biological imagery. For many more high-quality examples, go here. Some of these may be just the thing as the basis for a matte painting or texture.


















7 comments:

  1. ooohh! Thank you Phil! This will come in handy :D

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  2. Now that is awesome! Thank you! :D

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  3. You used to be able to get this paper in the uni shop....

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  4. I just had a go at using one of these as a bump map and it looks crazy cool! A little bit of tweaking so it doesn't look so awful and I'll bung an image on my blog :P

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  5. Hey Molly - just seen the results! Very nice... the first of many experiments, I'm hoping. Lead the way...

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  6. Definitely! Very exciting times! :D

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