Friday, 15 September 2017

Paint Party Friday - Shoe Sketches

I've been a bit busy this week, so I thought I'd post these sketches of one of my shoes. I like drawing with pen. I think the contrast of black ink against white paper is quite striking. 




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26 comments:

  1. Your drawings are wonderful, the shoes look very dramatic in black and white. Love how you have shown them from different angles. Happy PPF, hugs, Valerie

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    1. Thank you, Valerie-Jael, for your comment. I think it's good to sketch things from different points of view. It gives one a better feel for the subject.

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  2. your drawing skills are so impressive. So much detail in your sneakers-just fab! Happy PPF!

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    1. Thank you very much, Linda. I do enjoy drawing. I'm always sketching or drawing something. The amount of sketchbooks I get through is ridiculous.

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  3. great drawing, you can do it so great .. so alive it works!
    I am thrilled!!!
    Happy weekend
    Elke

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    1. Thank you, geistige-Schritte. Your comment is very much appreciated. I spend a lot of time drawing.

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  4. Wow, you do nice work with a pen! Great sketches! Happy PPF

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    1. Thank you, Susan, for taking the time to comment. Very much appreciated.

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    1. Thank you, Christine. Sometimes they come out better than others.

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    1. Thank you, Clare. Your comment is very much appreciated.

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  7. Great drawing! It's been so long since I tried to work with pen and ink. I should pick it up again one day and give it a try.

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    1. Hi, Julie. Thank you for your kind comment. I love drawing with pen.

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  8. Wow, looking great! well done!

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    1. Thank you, denthe. Your comment is very much appreciated.

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  9. I LOVE a good shoe sketch, these are great! Happy PPF!

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    1. Hi, BrownPaperBunny. Thank you for commenting. Glad you like them.

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  10. Your drawings are impressive. I am curious about what kind of pen do you use.
    ~~ Irene

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    1. Thank you, Irene. I use Staedtler pigment liners. I have various sizes, though my favs are 00.5 and 0.1.

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  11. Wow John, these are fantastic. Love the shading well done.

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  12. I love the way black ink makes my colors pop...pens are my fav!

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    1. Thank you, Sandee, for commenting. I love black ink against white paper.

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  13. Gorgeous sketch...who doesn't love a converse style runner!! Says artist all the way to me!!

    Peace Giggles

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    1. Hi, Gigggles. Thank you for your kind comment. Ah, converse style are my favourites.

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