Blue hair

A self portrait I sketched yesterday. 


Yesterday I did a quick 5 minute sketch with my brush pen during my break. I wasn’t sure how it would turn out but I knew I wanted to use a brush pen. As I was drawing it I realized I wanted to illustrate my portrait in a cartoon-y way. I had a lot of…

Ballpoint fun

Three days in a row! I’m proud of myself. Today and tomorrow will be a challenge because I am busy all day and evening. I’ll have to carve out time to sketch. For yesterday’s sketch I used a ballpoint pen which is probably my favorite drawing instrument. 

Adidas stripes

It seems I’m on a roll – two drawings in a row! This is good. I like the self portrait idea because faces are a challenge and mine is always readily available. And I think it will be fun to try different mediums.  For this I used my Uniball Vision Fine and Dr Martin’s liquid…

Self portrait 

I came across a blog post by a woman who started a project where she decided to draw a self portrait everyday for a year. She’d read somewhere that drawing the same thing everyday for a year is a good exercise.  I am very much drawn to this idea myself. I need a project because…

Self – day 33

   Thought I’d try a self portrait this evening. Mouths and noses are hard.

Day 17 – July 5

This is my second self portrait – and on a Sunday. Self Portrait Sunday?