Friday, August 18, 2017

Fresh Figure Drawings for June/July 2017 (D)

June was a pretty busy with Little Man making his appearance so I only had a few Figure Drawing Fridays for a couple months.
Ref: Instagram @mattyuren

Ref: Instagram @jon_herrmann/@ruben_tomas

Ref: Commission via ArtCorgi
I jumped back in for August, so I'll share those later next month, and now I'm all caught up!

Monday, August 14, 2017

Hip (and Not As) Self Portrait(s) (D)

I was in an artistic slump today and I decided the only thing to do was to draw through it, so I did.  When in doubt, draw a self portrait.
By way of before/after sort of thing, here are a couple attempts at self portraits I did a couple years ago, primarily to use as en email signature (the poses on both are basically a joke).
Take 1

Take 2
I think the newer version is somewhat more flattering.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Good and Blessed (D)

Our thirdborn was blessed last Sunday.
I thought I might or might not get around to doing something more with it but this gave me a chance to adjust some of the angles and proportions that were bothering me.

Sketch version.
Still cute either way!
He is a sweet boy and can rock seersucker.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Fresh Figure Drawings for May 2017 (D)

I'm behind!  Here's May.
I'm actually not a big fan of #mermay but these were fun.

Ref from a piece commissioned by @lizey_with_a_zee for @austinthedancer
Ref: Instagram @giambavenditti 
Ref: Instagram @alexander.grimm, @adriien37fit/@pascalpprl, @markgfit and @ruben_tomas

Monday, July 31, 2017

Happy Hipster Birthday, Hipster Harry (D)

Revisiting last summer's Hipster Harry for his special day. This expression and attitude actually reflect my feelings toward JKR these days pretty accurately.

And now I realize I never actually posted my last Hipster Harry painting inspired by attending the Yule Ball last Christmas, so here it is:

Friday, June 9, 2017

Fresh Figure Drawings for April 2017 (D)

Wups, I'm a little behind.  Here are April's #figuredrawingFriday pieces!

Ref: Instagram @matusv
Ref: Instagram @tcmbeats / @briannaashleychin

Ref: Instagram
Ref: Instagram @janebooke/@cococregan, @alexey_turchenko and @stephen.dcrx/@maxime_quere_photographe
May coming soon.