I’m currently working on a pet portrait of this lovely little dog. He has very expressive eyebrows and ears, I think! As I look at this pencil draft – the final will be in pen and ink – I notice that I need to even out his nose and also make sure his eyes areContinue reading “Draft pet portrait of a dog”
These are some studies of an Impatien that I did for a botanical drawing class. I like this one because it shows the one leaf with a tear in it. And the one below includes some of the flowers and a bud. I really enjoyed the habit of the plant – the way the leavesContinue reading “Impatiens studies”
These are some studies that I did of a beautiful iris plant this summer. I was trying to work on the form of the leaf and bud and also played around with some detailed studies of the petals. I wanted to see what I could do with colored pencil as well as some ink.