I am looking forward to trying my ‘facial feature proximity’ technique on live subjects instead of my photo, when shelter in place is over. It was a bit counterintuitive, when I noticed that my right nostril was really close to my right eye. It was even closer in the photo. The lesson I take […]
It took me quite a while to get this just right. Heidi kept moving.
There were bright highlights and dark shadows in the reference photo for this sketch. I decided to emphasize the eyes by using an eraser to brighten the whites.
I was minding my own business, taking photos of interesting things and this model yelled out for me to stop taking her picture. Well, I was kinda minding my own business…
My younger, hairier self:
Teeth are really difficult to draw in a smile. Here is a drawing I did from a 2005 photo of me smiling. As usual, more practice is in order. I need to smile more.
It is hard to draw a loved one, even from a photograph. I got the eyes and the mouth I think.