The Secret Language of Comics: Visual Thinking and Writing

The Dark Knight Rises

I forgot to do this assignment over the break, so it was a bit challenging for me to recreate a movie scene as closely as possible. Then, I got the idea of looking for movie scenes in which the camera is pointing down on the ground so that I avoid as much of the surroundings […]

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Flowery Ice Cream

This assignment was harder than I expected to be(although warned in class) because the two right photos had to be found in order to match up and look like one photo. Instead of looking for two photos that might fit together, how I went about doing this sketch is by picturing two objects that could […]

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abdel.diab 2018-10-15 22:11:19

This activity was not as challenging as the other sketches. The other sketches took much more thinking and creativity in comparison to this activity. Part of it is because I was restricted to what is inside of my bag and had to work with it. Though it was not very challenging, it was fun to […]

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Reflection about Tracing Maus

Tracing Maus provided for a very unique and new experience that made me step out of my comfort zone to an extent, which is something I like very much about the activities we do in this class. Initially, the tracing part intimidated me. As I began my process of tracing, however, it was not as […]

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First Glance

At first, I did not have any ideas of what to include on my triptych. The first time I tried thinking of ideas, I was not productive for twenty minutes and then I gave up. I was thinking of drawing a comic but I did not have a clue of what to draw. When I […]

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