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Sometime we just feel like this

Posted 3 days ago

Tonight I entertained myself by drawing this Caricature ~ based on a random photo.

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Fahsion

Posted 4 days ago

I keep a folder of paper in my car ~ along with leftover markers that I wouldn't use anymore at Events. I usually use it when I want to draw pictures in my car, but sometimes I bring it in with me to Starbucks or something.

It got Full again today. I looked at some of the pictures that I had previously drawn, and I felt happy to see a batch of Fashion Sketches that I drew for myself inside the car folder. I probably made them a while back ~ based on random photos ~ as Warm-Ups for before going in to handle Party where I would have been drawing Fashion Sketches.

Except the one with the (2) heads. I'm guessing that I would have drawn that one while waiting for a Bus or a Train. It looks like I was using a traveling-person as reference.

I Looove drawing Fashion Sketches. Looking at Fashion. It's a girl-thing.

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Pretty

Posted 5 days ago

It's sad how often I hear "Make me Pretty" when I'm drawing Caricatures at Parties. Heck, even if I knew what You thought looks pretty.... or even if You even knew Why you wanted to look That way.... wasn't I supposed to make it look like You? So if you think you look pretty, then my Caricature makes you look pretty. But if you don't.....

I feel like what works in those instances, when a Guest requests that I 'make her look pretty', is to draw pretty Lines. So that's what I did tonight. Based on random photos (not necessarily pretty or not ~ they all had these deadpan expressions ugh), I intended to draw pretty lines. This is what I came up with.

Hmmmm.... Inspecting them, I'm wondering if exaggerations (like the big eye in the 3rd picture) do Not work with this line-approach? Or is it fine since I made pretty lines? What do you think?

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Let Loose ~ Get Loose ~ Keep Snapping to the Beat

Posted 14 days ago

Same Client that I wrote about yesterday. They hired me again ~ to draw Caricatures at one of their other offices ~ with the same sort of instructions for including a Lot of 'labels' to be hand-drawn onto each picture. But this time they paid me to prepare each individual paper ahead of time ~ Before photographing and drawing their Employees At the Event.

I liked doing That too. Playing with each one ~ coming up with all sorts of ideas ~ so I could choose a different 'background' for each Caricature.

Here's just a few of them:

Event Entertainment for PARTY PLANNING Ideas in New York, Long Island, Nassau County, Suffolk County.....

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(516) 579-4706
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