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Updated: Jun 22

In 2009/2010, I found myself enrolled in a fine art major class, where one of our assignments was to engage in live drawing sessions using random objects. Over time, the original artworks became worn and scratched, leaving them in a less-than-ideal condition. Back then, in an attempt to capture the essence of these pieces, I resorted to using a low-resolution camera phone. Unfortunately, this choice resulted in a decline in quality and color. However, today, I embarked on a mission to rectify this situation by employing the assistance of software editing tools. Through a careful process of digital manipulation, I have breathed new life into these art pieces, creating a unique blend of traditional and digital art. I invite you to immerse yourself in the visual experience and relish the rejuvenation these artworks now possess.

In light of my efforts to enhance the original artwork, let me delve deeper into the transformative process I underwent. Armed with my trusty software editing tools, I meticulously worked on each piece, correcting the flaws that marred their visual appeal. By adjusting colors, sharpening details, and refining textures, I was able to restore the original essence and vibrancy. Simultaneously, I embraced the opportunities offered by digital technology, allowing myself to explore new artistic avenues and add a touch of contemporary flair to the works. This fusion of traditional and digital art forms breathes new life into the creations, presenting them in a fresh and captivating manner.

Furthermore, the revival of these artworks has opened up a dialogue between the past and the present. It serves as a testament to the enduring value of art, as well as the power of technology in preserving and reimagining creative expressions. The combination of the tactile nature of traditional art and the limitless possibilities of the digital realm creates an enchanting juxtaposition that invites viewers to appreciate the beauty of both worlds.

In conclusion, through the utilization of software editing tools and a creative vision, I have succeeded in reviving worn and scratched artworks from my fine art major class. By blending traditional and digital art forms, I have breathed new life into these pieces, enriching them with a captivating and contemporary appeal. I hope you find joy in experiencing this visual journey and embrace the magic that lies within the transformative power of art and technology.

Novian’s Drawing Study

Here’s the short video :

Novian Arif

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