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Real Life to Cartoon Collage

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Submitted by: Grace King

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Chicken Collage

As artist we are always recreating things that appear naturally in nature. Find a picture first of something natural. Then, Find that same object having been recreated by man. Create a collage contrasting the two photographs.

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Burgers For the Win!!!

For my second visual assignment, I chose real life to cartoon collage. As i’m sitting here doing this assignment, I thought to myself what I really want to eat tonight. What great inspiration that was for my collage! I grabbed two pictures of cheeseburgers off of the internet. One is …

Natural to Artsy

This assignment made it easy to ease on into visual assignments. As always I picked to do a picture of a cow. I thought they were just incredible cute pictures!



I googled pictures of cows and cow art. These two pictures are similar, so I picked them.…


I chosed the lions for my creation as I come from a city named ‘lyon’

ds106c – Real Life to Cartoon Collage

This assignment asked to find a man made version of a natural thing and put them together in a collage. I chose to do a lion and had originally intended on finding something related to the lion king play but I found this one instead. I have no idea where …

Ds106 C: Real life to cartoon collage

I chose to do the assignment where you take something found in nature, and then find the same thing in man made form. Metal yard decorations immediately came to mind and I found a really cool one of a horse so I chose to do that animal.


I used …

DS106 Assignment B: Wooden Elephant


The assignment was to find something that was natural, and then find that same thing but made by man. Then put them together to compare the two.

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Real Life to Cartoon Collage

Visual Assignment
I picked a real photo (President Obama and Vice-President Biden). Also I found a picture of Obama Toys on Flickr (by Steve Talkowski).…

assignment real life to cartoon

I actually found this assignment very fun. I love original games like mario and donkey kong so i thought it would be awesome to show real life mario and cartoon mario!!! It was very simple i use to help with the collage.…

Juxtaposition with feater and wire

For the Real Life to Cartoon Collage assignment, my brain immediately brought up the words “wire bird.” A couple quick images searches brought me to the two pictures I wanted, and then it was just a matter of slapping them together in GIMP with a slightly opaque eraser tool. Voila!…

Cartoon Collage

So, I have an unyielding passion for fishing. And one of the species that alludes me is the TUNA!! So i made this collage using the ever famous Charlie Tuna from Starkist and a poster of one of the illusive giants. The idea came to me when I was browsing…

Real Life to Cartoon Collage

So, here is my first visual assignment for the week! I liked this one because it looked funny. The costume is a halloween kids costume, the squirrel is just the baby squirrel picture I found looking through Google (from what … Continue reading →…

Try this Visual Assignment
I created a visual assignment today! You should all try it!

Over the summer I had chickens and for some reason thought that was super cool. I was so excited to collect my own eggs for breakfast in the morning. The real chickens in this photo are the one’s…

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How to Photo Collage

There are several great ways to create a photo collage.
One great and free source I found for this is :
When the homepage for this website comes up there will be a “Create Collage” button on the left. Click that button and allow it to load.
Next, choose…