10.11.2011

Drawing Sugar Skulls


It may be a bit early, but lately I have been drawing lots of girls decked out in calavera face paint for los Días de los Muertos. I recently got a pack of black Faber-Castell artist pens and I love them! It's actually therapeutic sketching out the curvy shapes of flowers and flowing hair.


For the past few days, I've been re-watching the complete series of Daria, so I did sugar skull versions of Daria and Jane for my friend and fellow Daria-lover Liezl on some nice, thick watercolor paper and I'm pretty happy with how it turned out.



Speaking of sugar skulls, the lovely Mary Rebecca is hosting a Halloween giveaway which includes my Muertos Girl print & Cats in Costumes zine, and lots of other super-duper prizes. Take a look at the post for all of the giveaway details. I will also be doing a guest post at Mary's blog later this month.

5 comments:

  1. The Daria and Jane portrait is amaaaaazing and the response to your letter is in the mail (where there will be more gushing).

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  2. Love all of these, especially the Daria drawing :)

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  3. I agree with Mary, they are totally hot! Amazing! Lovely line work. Thanks so much for stopping by to visit. Best to you.

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  4. oh my goodness i love the one with glasses!! so gorgeous!!! :D you are so talented! now i am off to drool over your cupcake post hehe.

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