38/52 & 39/52 A Portrait a Week
just some quick doodley ones.
37/52 A Portrait a Week
i do love goldenrod. somewhere in between these two are the real shades.
35 & 36/52 A Portrait a Week
This one is overdue. My best bud of 8 1/2 years, Amelia the dog. You can call her Meems. Small drawing with bic pen and chartpak markers. With bleed-through on both pages from other drawings. And one more. Amelia remains unimpressed.
32/52 A Portrait a Week
Neko Case. She’s been a steady favorite of mine since my dad bought me Blacklisted the year it came out. Her songs are beautiful, smart, complex, and a little dark which is exactly what I love. Her voice is rich velvet, strong, and haunting. Plus she’s right in my singing range so you can bet…
31/52 A Portrait a Week
I’m finally caught up! 31 portraits down and I’m back on schedule. I listen to a lot of Andrew Bird. I never tire of his albums and his music is the kind that I could ‘live in’. So I drew his portrait in those smelly Prismacolor/Chartpak markers and a fine tip Staedtler pen. There…
30/52 A Portrait a Week
A self portrait in Chartpak ad markers and Prismacolor markers with Faber-Castel artist pens. This is from a photo from last summer. My friend Stacey was visiting with her husband and some friends. I took them to Max Patch, of course, for some wine and a picnic. We went for a hike around the mountain…
29/52 A Portrait A Week
Amelia, the person! I’ve been using facebook to find photos of the friends I have been doing these marker portraits of. Since Amelia’s not a narcissist like the rest of us, she’s not on facebook and her instagram included almost no pictures of herself. Except for this one- she’s wearing a hat she had just…
28/52 A Portrait A Week
Kurt. Marker drawing.
27/52 A Portrait A Week
This is Kelly Jean. Worked from a picture of her I found on Facebook, and added the text from her most recent update on the left. It’s drawn with a pack of ink Faber Castell landscape artist pens and those awesome crazy Charpak Ad Markers- I only have three of those so the colors are…