Wednesday

Cross-Hatching Practicing

Cross Hatch of my son Max's face


When you have a New pen ... 
...don't you want to see what it can do... 
don't you want to start playing, to see where the lines take you...  


I do.



 Cross Hatch of my son Max's Ear


...don't you want to see what it has to say...
....anything  and everything... to be true.

...don't you want to see who or what is hiding inside... 
or what is on its mind?


I do.






.... drawn from a photograph of my son...when he was younger and had hair...   for now he has shaved it all off...  

...funny how one gets used to seeing hair on a head and how strange a shaved head looks initially when you are not expecting it... shocking really, when you love hair as much as I do..  it has been a while now and I'm trying to get used to it... 



...OptiFlow Needles pen ... Ear approx. 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" .... Portrait approx. 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" 

... I found the ink not to be waterproof.. although it flowed beautifully when using it... so as long as your image is protected afterward, I guess it would be ok..   

...and I was disappointed that I made a wrinkle in my paper...  (just above his upper lip)  ...darn...