Many of you know that I am a scrapbooker and photographer at heart. However, I am also a lifelong student and love learning new things. I think that it sparks the creative fire. Lately I’ve been doing a lot of illustrating with pen and colored pencils. Granted, I’m no professional. It’s just a nice creative outlet that I believe, in the long run, betters my scrapbooking and photography skills.
Here’s what’s been hiding in my drawing journal (Keep in mind that the scans do not do the drawings justice. I haven’t quite figured out how to get a true likeness with my scanner.):
I’ve drawn life-like pictures before, but right now I’m on a whimsical, children’s art kick. Maybe it’s because I spend eight hours a day with five- and six-year olds. You think?
(You have to say that one with your best British accent.)
The next one is my personal favorite:
(Be warned. The tail wagging is much more severe in real life.)
(This is a Mississippi redneck pumpkin.)
I love the holidays. Hence the Jack-o-Lantern and the Baby Turkey.
This is so much fun!