Have just got back from a three day girls’ holiday with 5 friends. Was a good test of my commitment to sketching...but I managed to fill in a few pages. Mixed bag though due to a few headaches, lots of distraction and not much time.
First morning at breakfast... (BTW as the general rule I tried on this trip to use a proper sable brush with a water container rather than a waterbrush)
Why do I sometimes feel like chocolate when I have a headache? I tried sketching as a distraction from my distress as well!
We were amused by the prices of the ‘extra items’ and thankful that our room seemed to have the ipod docking station/clock radio – what a bonus! Went out for a late dinner – I really couldn’t see much when I added the loose paint.
Another breakfast sketch – it is an interesting experience sketching before the brain is fully woken up!
Is the fact that I am recording this as a journal record a good excuse for drawing the column in this sketch – I think my brain wasn’t fully functioning yet – but it is an accurate representation of the view I had!
I am trying to draw people and events more often....
I was too hungry at lunch to draw my food – so I drew the state of the table at the end of the meal instead. BTW I got my friends to do a few “wreck this Journal’ pages to a little pocket moleskine cahier notebook I have – this was lots of fun and gave them something to do while I sketched!
Linelessness - painting buildings shapes not edges - One of the things that I love about keeping a sketchbook and sketching regularly is that you never not what direction your art might take. The regular ha...
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