I was disappointed that I didn’t find a cupcake to draw for yesterday’s EDiM challenge but as I driving through Neutral Bay today I couldn’t resist buying a box from ?My Little Cupcakes?. It was too hard to decide which one to buy (in order to draw) so a bought a box – meaning I have more to share with others!
It was a lot of fun to sketch although the sugar smell was hard to bear… so after this much was done, I made a cup of tea and sampled one. You all know I am more of a scone girl, but for cupcakes these were special – although I couldn’t get through all icing on top!
You will notice that I made the colours stronger than they were in real life… I am not a pastel person so decided to convert the colours to suit me. And then I finished the sketch off with the logo and pink stripes from the bag. What a pretty sketch… although I do a lot of pretty teacups, this feels very girly to me!
Now… what was I suppose to draw for today’s EDiM challenge???
This is part of a daily sketching challenge during the month of May… it is not too late to join (just start with the challenge for today and then catch up if you can)
Join the facebook group
or the flickr group
A summary of previous years that I have been part of is here (plus this year’s list)
A few thoughts about the ups and downs in taking part in daily challenges is here
3 Day Travel Sketching Workshop in Launceston, October 2015 – more details here