Lately I've been participating in a self-imposed #figuredrawingFriday and have really been looking forward to ending each week with some (hopefully) quick gesture drawings from reference. It's been fun to look up unknowing models and try to find different kinds of people and poses. Here's the inaugural set:
And here they are for the rest of the first month.
That just doesn't sound right. And I guess mermaids do kick... But oh well. Apparently #MerMay is a thing (and also #MermaidMonday?), so J and I did a few mermaid Sunday Sketches last week to celebrate. It was fun! Here are mine:
And now, back from a little hiatus, I'm happy to welcome back J, who had this to say: "er mer gersh merberbers".
And look at that, they're (respectively) in pen and pencil!
Just a quick doodle of a jolly li'l hipster I saw leaving my work building last week. I'm not 100% sure he had glasses (but the drawing looked incomplete without them) and I don't actually remember the stripey socks (but they really seemed just the thing).
And, just for fun and because I've been listening to Christmas music for the last couple days, here's one with a small addition:
And now I realize that I've never posted the other seen-in-real-life hipster arts I did, so I now present May 2014:
... and April 2013.
They seem to bloom especially in the spring. They also all seem to wear skinny and way too short pants.