Sunday Draws

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September 16, 2013 by Janna Roznos

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Most people, I would suspect, may have a more productive Sunday morning than me.  Why? I like to draw on Sunday mornings.

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I haven’t been out drawing much lately.  I just haven’t really felt like going out drawing amongst the masses so I bring the inspiration to my kitchen table.

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Since drawing faces is what like the most – actually, drawing people is what I like the most and fashion magazines for inspiration work out pretty good; however, the people populating magazines are always pretty much the same: they fit a prescribed ideal beauty that isn’t seen in the real world. So when I draw from magazines I like to manipulate some aspect of the face the give the subject a unique/unusual apperance.

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Drawing from magazines are always so flat, where as when I am drawing out in the world I have to be quick and capture the subject with just a few lines of my pencil. However, drawing at the kitchen table means I can do so in the comfort of my  own home and have all my watercolors right by me.

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I need to get out and draw some ‘real’ people, real soon.

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One thought on “Sunday Draws

  1. Tia Dia says:

    LOVE this. Love the drawings. And yes, real is soooo much more interesting that magazines!

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