February 20th, 2009

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Master Copy - 2/19/09

The first of my Master Copies. It is part of the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo.  A free two-hour course I took on "gestures" in art made all the difference in the world in helping me be confident that I could do this drawing.



The original, from a photograph I took:



Leaf

Sketchbook 2/20/09

Two sketches today.

A ripped up envelope with multiple shadows.




I called my stepmom and said "What do you want me to draw a picture of?"  She said "A horse".  I said "Please make it something that I can find in a Starbucks."  :-)  So here it is.