My Sketchy Life – inky dinky, dilly Dali

New model – not an ounce of body fat on the boy.  The majority of students are well into their 60’s.  I made note of how many of the women asked him to return to model ! . .  I myself prefer the models with a bit of ballast around their belly.  Gives me more room for error.

This class I ventured out of my comfort zone,  put away eraser and went for it with  permanent ink and no preliminary sketch in pencil.  

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Sharpie Pen, 20 minute pose
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Water-color pencil, 20 minute pose

Notice the box?  I keep trying to draw within the box so the figure doesn’t run off the page.  Here’s my result!

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Ink with splash of water-color, 20 minute pose
Salvador Dali
Dali sez: “She obviously needs a bigger box . . . obviously.”

 

2 thoughts on “My Sketchy Life – inky dinky, dilly Dali

    1. Shari B-P,
      The snowflakes are curtesy of WordPress – you can have them too. There’s a permission button in the settings. It comes on and goes off automatically in December.
      Drawing with pen and ink was challenging. You might only love it and not quite adore if you saw it in person!

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