I chose the paisley shell because it has patch pockets.
That's why I took Elvis too. Well, that and Elvis has a built-in "wow" factor.
|photos and "Food Fight" installation by Manny Castro|
while my needs were still fresh in my mind:
|I created a figure template underlay to use as a framework to get the proportions right --|
I just can't do it freehand
|I put the same template into my iPad Brushes app and made a bunch of duplicates.|
I ended up not using the iPad. Was happy sketching analog!
|How the raw sketches look|
|Scanned sketch, added color in Illustrator|
I've got many more to finish, and another event coming up next Thursday. WooHoo!
Checking in with Patti's Visible Monday. Click on over to see more Visibleness.