Lesson 3: Applying Construction to Plants

11:35 AM, Friday September 24th 2021

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Hello, I'm looking for critiques! I accidentally misread the plant construction exercise (thought it said we need 8 plants, not 8 pages) so I jumped into texturing them a bit too early. I struggled with shading the agave cactus - on my study the cast shadows look like they're sticking to forms, but the reference shows that as well to some degree. Is it better to make up cast shadows that suit the drawing better, or just copy the reference directly?

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