I thought I was done but last night I rallied and did another dozen…
Craig Eckersley and Gwen Scott (MUCH prettier than I draw her).
Wanting to try Robert Oster Aussie Brown helped….
Also, finding one person with many images on Sktchy helped…
I learned that from my first round with Guly Gus.
He is the best model — great expressions without donning clown gear.
BTW, KWZ Ink’s Foggy Green is one of my favorite inks of all time.
Ginger Llivina is prettier than I may make her — she also had great expressions.
Robert Oster Melon Tea.
That’s the end of my “legal” week;
I didn’t make it to 100 and that’s okay.
I am better at proportions five days later,
though noses and teeth can be hard.
Drawing 72 peeps did that.
Those of you who hate doing buildings — I get it.
I know the proportions easily because I’ve drawn so very many and built a few.
I wonder if knowing anatomy helps you draw people?
Leaving you with something I may try
if I get another round in me this weekend or beyond,
A GREAT demo on direct watercolor peeps in settings, thanks Laurie Sciretta!
I am working in the Hahnemühle Cappuccino Sketchbook for the rest of the week…
Testing for Hahnemühle means I am likely to finish the challenge.
I am not commenting about the paper until Sunday…
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Hahnemühle Cappuccino Sketchbook,
Pilot Metropolitan with KWZ Ink’s Foggy Green ink,
Moonman Wancai with special grind cursive nib with Robert Oster Melon Tea
Jinhao with Goulet 1.1 stub nib and Robert Oster Aussie Brown ink.
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