At the beginning of this year I decided it was time to stop whining about how hard it was to draw people. Faces especially. Time to practice what I'm continually preaching and do the work, develop the skill, learn to draw faces. (That first post is here.)
|5 second faces, getting barely|
a glimpse of the subject
|The almost resemble the subjects!|
Faces on Friday went missing in action. I didn't stop drawing my faces but I did take a break from feeling that I MUST do them.
Time for a reset. The oldest is off to college (and thriving!) The youngest started kindergarten. I'm slowly adjusting to my new schedule. So here we go again.
|The ones on the left - worked over about five minutes.|
On the right - very quickly.
And guess what? Maybe taking something of a break can be a good thing. I have enough distance that I can see improvement. Actual progress.
|All the faces so far.|