Wednesday, April 18, 2012

blogger series ... another WIP


when it comes to drawing from reference photos, it can get a little old drawing from photos of yourself. all day. everyday. seriously. the amount of pictures in my photobooth of me posing. it's ridiculous.

so, for a bit of a change, for my next personal project (to pass the the time between commissions) i thought i'd draw some of my favourite fashion and beauty bloggers ...
usually i am trying to make the face look different to that of the photo, so it's a bit of a challenge this time attempting to get true likenesses!
here's one i've been working on today - i wonder if anyone can guess who she is?

it seems all i post on my blog at the moment is work in progress shots ... sorry about that, i know they're not great quality pics. i haven't decided yet if i'm going to post my blogger drawings one by one as i finish them, or to wait til i've finished them all and post them up all together ...  hmmmmmmm

7 comments:

  1. I actually have nightmares that someone might oneday look at my photobooth. Its NSFW. ha ha

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    1. hehe! when my mac broke last year it had to be sent off for repair and i was so paranoid the tech guys would be having a good laugh at my photobooth pics, it kind of made me relieved that they couldn't recover the harddrive! x

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  2. Looks like lily of llymlrs. :) Very good idea.

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  3. I also recognised this as Lily off llymlrs purely just by looking at the eyes :) great job x

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  4. Your work is literally AMAZING. The finished Lily & Gemma illustrations are so so beautiful. Lucky girlies indeed.
    Keep up the amazing work xx

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  5. I love this idea! I started a similar blogger series too so I'm really excited to see your picks.
    Well, speaking for myself here, I really like seeing progress shots. I love seeing how a drawing comes to life. This one looks beautiful already and it's really going great!

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