Jessy Jo Gomez — Youth Game Design Teacher & Artist based in NYC

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Date2011

In Control

Year: 2010
Medium: Acrylic paint on cloth
Description: Featuring something I treasure highly in my lifestyle, I am in control wherever I go. Whether it be playing a video game or running a copy-machine.

Sprawled Out

Year: 2010
Dimensions: 18" x 24"
Medium: Ink on paper
Description: A model stretches out and allows me to draw her.

Take a Seat

Year: 2009
Dimensions: 18" x 24"
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Description: A model sits and allows me to draw her in this relaxed position.

White and Black

Year: 2009
Dimensions: 18" x 24"
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Description: Two models. Two individual beings. One style to draw them in. I filled my paper with charcoal and then used an eraser to produce the details.

E.T. Phone Rome

Year: 2010
Medium: Ink on paper
Description: Reading an article entitled "Vatican Seeks Signs of Alien Life", I am inspired to create this illustration.

"The Scorpion and the Frog"

Year: 2010
Medium: Gouache on paper
Description: I illustrated the story of "The Scorpion and the Frog" within two panels. To create this effect, I painted my desired color onto a paper then outlined and cut out the shapes of the critters.

Plank

Year: 2010
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Description: Taking a stroll through the park, I admire the wooden planks I walk on and decide to draw.

The Pipe

Year: 2010
Dimensions: 18" x 24"
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Description: Reminding me of one of my favorite video game characters (Super Mario, who travels through pipes) I decide to draw this.