This was such a special election night for me that I decided commemorate it by making a sketch to paste in my journal. I wanted draw him as I saw him at the beginning of the campaign and capture the hope and optimism that he exuded at the beginning of the campaign.
Another classic Hollywood movie icon gone. I’ve loved Paul Newman since I was a kid and I still love his movies. I was always attracted to his “outsider” roles. Here’s my tribute to an great actor and reportedly a great guy.
I saw this picture in a magazine and I just had to take a stab at drawing it. It is supposed to be Placido Domingo. I’m not a fan of his or anything. I just thought I would take a stab at drawing him. It was such a lovely face. This started out as a quick charcoal pencil sketch on newsprint, but I got a little out of hand. I had to take a picture of it before the paper got all yellow and brittle.
Charcoal is so wonderful. It is definitely worth the mess.