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Category Archives: Drawing Machine

Automating The Brush Stroke

20-Nov-09 | 7,389 views

Here’s a rough diagram of the drawing machine architecture that I have in mind. I’m building the components from bottom to top. I moved on from the brush stroke and started to work on a set of drawing functions that incorporate the stroke. Currently coverage: moveTo, lineTo, rect, circle the moveTo function is necessary since […]

A Passive Drawing Machine

12-Nov-09 | 3,205 views

worked on this simple drawing machine a couple of month ago but never got it posted. The machine draws with dripping ink, which is loaded into the cup and slowed down by the sponge. The machine draws while the movable paper holder is pushed, leaving passive trails on the paper.

Update on my brush stroke

05-Nov-09 | 27,310 views

following up my drawing machine project proposal, I built a brush stroke in the first week to simulate what a brush should behave in my imagination. Basically I built it with the idea of simulating chinese calligraphy (without the splashing ink part) so first it should be used for writing, and it came out pretty […]

Drawing Machine Project Proposal

26-Oct-09 | 16,927 views

inspiration Erik Natzke‘s generative drawing in Flash Game Is Over from Erik Natzke on Vimeo. manual mouse input + flash actionscript Craig Mullins‘ digital painting CCTV Ink TV Commercial – Directed by Niko Tziopanos CCTV Ink TV Commercial – Directed by Niko Tziopanos from on Vimeo. proposal I would like to create a generative […]

Extended Study

14-Oct-09 | 6,724 views

I found this ref photo on ffffound for extended drawing study

Gestures and Form

14-Oct-09 | 3,518 views

Gesture Studies on the street:       Form Study:

line and contour

21-Sep-09 | 7,026 views

1. Place one (large) drop of ink on a piece of paper; 2. Tilt the paper to push the ink towards the other corner of the paper but keep the ink from the edge of the paper; Contour Studies