Friday, October 31, 2014

Harpers Bazaar 1944

The illustrations in "Fashion Illustration 1930 to 1970" are so inspirational!  I copied this from a drawing by Tage Werner.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Vancouver in the Rain

The side streets in the 'hood are ablaze with colour...even in the rain.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

It Never Hurts to Practice!






The other day I was practicing my quick face sketching by drawing from Modigliani paintings.  Each of these pages were filled in less than 10 minutes.  Practice, practice, practice.  I can't get enough! 

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Giving Thanks

It's still the season of thanksgiving.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Crane in the Forbidden City, Beijing

This is another sketch from a travel photo. I was in China in 2009.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Mandala

We learned to draw a pointed pen mandala at last night's Westcoast Calligraphy meeting. Easy and fun!