Tuesday, 1 March 2011

March of the Sketchbooks! DAY 1


This month Cedric Hohnstadt has declared it to be Sketchbook Month, whereby all participants produce a sketch every day for the month of March. As he explains "Rarely am I able to draw something I *choose* to draw for practice, to push myself, or just give myself a creative breather". I can relate to that.


So despite being a little busy at the moment, I'm going to sacrifice a half hour every day from my lunch break to whip up a scribble. I don't have a working scanner at the moment, so to save time I'm going to stray from the brief a little and do them digitally. Hey a sketch is a sketch right?


So here's the first one. For inspiration I like to google the word "pose" in images and see what catches my eye (kids you might want to turn that safe filter ON for this, if you know what I mean?). 


FYI here's the link where I found my muscular muse (last image) http://www.learn-bodybuilding.com/posing_basics.aspx

5 comments:

  1. Terrific! Glad you are on board.

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  2. He's expression is so funny, Was he doing this expression in the picture?
    This idea is awesome! The best thing to improve your skills it's doing it a lot!

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  3. Awesome, Chris! Can't wait to follow you sketches this month!

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