I think i'll call it; Tarts n' Knickers. having a difficult time with contrast, i always go too light with skin tones and such so i'll work on that a bit before i call it complete. Pen and watercolor.
Monday, July 27, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Octopus in pen (i certainly am loving my pens recently, ain't I ? ) This is on a paper bag from the grocery store (fun way of recycling). I really love aquatic creatures; i watched a special on PBS on cuttlefish and LOVED it then got the itch to draw an octopus because they are so WEIRD looking. I think the pen turned out well, a brown paper bag actually isn't bad as a drawing medium.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Saturday, July 18, 2009
Thursday, July 02, 2009
Things have been down lately, this last class has been keeping more busy than i realized THEN the computer burns out THEN i have visiting relations so it keeps me away from the pen and ink. not that i haven't been drawing, i just haven't finished anything to put up recently so for my audience of five people i give you hilarious and weird Japanese Fashion Magazine Ads.This is one of the funniest i've seen; an ad for the proper bathing suit for your body. the girls bemoan their small chest/flabby thighs/large stomach until Teacher Swim Swim (?) comes to show them the error of their ways and behold!! Frills to cover small boobs! a tank top to cover unsightly stomach bulge! and a high cut suit to disguise disgusting thighs! now they are ROLLING in boyfriends.
Ahhh, my feminist insticts cringe in horror to see how our own culture manages to screw up other cultures with our extreme obsession of breast size. yes, thats right you're only chance of happiness and attracting men is faking your breast size, order now!
One of the more...odd things i've come across in Japanese Fashion magazines; everything you ever wanted to know about... hummm... how to put this without vulgarity, everything you ever wanted to know about proper digestion techniques with an introduction by: