The Romantic Came Next

Sketch of a woman by Sarah Sullivan

The Romantic Came Next

Yesterday, the woman who posed for our figure class brought costumes. For the second portion of the morning, she dressed as a dreamy romantic and leaned against the studio wall. I made more use of the acrylic markers in this one and added a background that I hope suggests a landscape suitable for romantic dreamers.

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Frida Dress-up Day

Sketch by Sarah Sullivan of a woman dresses as Frida Kahlo

Frida Dress-up Day

Our model today came with costumes and started the day dressed as Frida Kahlo. I used acrylic markers and gouache and had fun trying to capture the Frida spirit.

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Flowers above the Sea

Sketch by Sarah Sullivan of some flowers at Torrey Pines State Park

Flowers above the Ocean

I sketched from the top of the cliffs at Torrey Pines Park this morning. Today I focused on a group of dried flowers and had the sea be the background.

This is a gouache, pastel pencil, and acrylic marker sketch on black paper.

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