A found sketch from a 2004 ‘sketchcrawl’ where we wandered onto the end of that year’s Santa Claus Day Parade, sketching madly as the marching bands began to dissipate. It was so much fun, I should try this again some time, even make this a regular thing.
Found this blind contour subway sketch on the back of some work documents from 2005 while cleaning the basement last week.
Drawing from 2004, chairs my 3 year-old daughter and I would sit on in our backyard.
Cheating again for #inktober, a semi-blind contour drawing from an older sketchbook.
An attack of (mostly) quick blind contour faces from season 4 of The Walking Dead
Boxing day, relaxing on the couch with the family.
Blind contour of some beaten up wicker chairs in a small, tucked away lounge at my workplace.
Line drawing with Leah.
My latest submission for Niff and Sutter’s Blind Contour Fridays. Click the link and join in! This month’s theme is “Sky” which is supposed to mean whatever you want it to. Well, sky here will mean ‘pie in the sky’ as is my dreams to keep up with Sparky’s “Self-Portrait Marathon“. So here is myContinue reading “Blind Contour First Friday – JULY”
My submission for Niff and Sutter’s Blind Contour Fridays. If you follow the link and check out everyone’s work, you’ll see it’s a great deal of fun. This month’s theme is “My Favorite!” which in this case is a messed up bottle of HP Sauce – my favourite condiment. I imagine this is how theContinue reading “Blind Contour First Friday – JUNE”
Niff and Sutter’s third ‘Blind Contour First Friday’. The theme is ‘breakfast time’. Here you find a bag of milk, an empty bowl and an egg carton. Really.
On the bus on the way to work, trying a semi-blind contour.
Niff and Sutter’s second ‘Blind Contour First Friday’. It was supposed to be ‘Out the Window’ this month but instead you have the woman reading the paper in front of me. Must go to work now, I’m late!! Ah!
Niff and Sutter’s first ‘Blind Contour First Friday’. It was moved from a weekly to a monthly format because it seemed too hard to keep up for many people. This month’s installment has a theme: HOT. Above, I give you our stove with one pot, one griddle, and one frypan on top. Not exactly aContinue reading “Blind Contour First Friday 1 — Thank God I’m a country boy”
First a blind contour of the gentleman reading. Then a more detailed study. Fortunately our subject today was engrossed in his book.
Another older blind contour drawing, this one from August of 2004. At one point in drawing people on the subway I decided to get away from trying to be exact and move more towards… something else… and blind contour was a part of that. I was so happy to discover Niff and Sutter’s Blind ContourContinue reading “Blind Contour Friday 26 – eat a banana”