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  • Untitled

    i wanted to focus on Detachment with yourself and not others but you can also be detached from your environment. It can be associated as a symptom for many other disorders. I wanted to create a piece where a piece of someone head us being piece by piece. I want to include charcoal and a […]

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  • reflection

    For my new idea, I really want to look into detachment with yourself. Everyone always seems to talk about detachment with other, but not many people can create a self image when feeling detached with yourself. Detachment is a symptom for a lot of different mental disorders, whether its with yourself or with the environment […]

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  • Reflection

    Throughout all my pieces, I always try to add chaos because most people feel very pressured with everything that is going on when they have a mental illness or when they are feeling a certain emotion; however,  I also want to give a positive side to some of my pieces.I don’t want all of them […]

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  • Reflection

    I have been researching different mental disorders and illnesses that I could draw and include in my pieces. I was planning on including dissociative identity disorder and create a portrait that is is melting and is missing parts of its face. I wanted to make sure the inside of the head is hallow and empty […]

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  • hyperthymesia

    I recently learned of a new phenomenon known as hyperthymesia, which is a condition in which a person possesses an autobiographical memory, meaning they can recall a vast majority of personal experiences and events in his or her life. This was a mental condition that i believe not as many people know about so i […]

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  • reflections

    to help build my portfolio, i talks to my psychology teacher to see if my visualizations were on track to what emotion and feeling i was trying to evoke. While showing her my sketchbook spreads and thought processes i realized i was going above and beyond what a persons would normally visualize when they are […]

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  • reflection

    Throughout my pieces, I tried to express mental illness and emotions people have trouble describing. I tried tone expressive in my technique and line works.  I learned that through my line works, I shouldn’t just keep it thin, but I should add more weight and make them thicker. I will also try to add more […]

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  • artwork

    this piece is the completed version of my body dysmorphia piece. i wanted to keep this one a bit more simple and less exaggerated, like most of my past pieces. i wanted to explore different body’s and different poses that can help show different parts people could be insecure about. i wanted the color theme […]

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  • sketchbook 6.1

    this sketchbook assignment is focused on schizophrenia. I wanted it to be a bit different from my usual pieces and wanted it to be a bit more chaotic, but in a different sense. i normally use line work to evoke a chaotic sense; however, in this piece i wanted to show it through my layering […]