Sketch Fest #129: Sketches ~ Prompts
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Black Dahlia by Mayumi Ogihara
Prompt: Black Dhalia
prompted by: ElmaBree, during Sketch Fest #28 (September, 2012)
pencil and charcoal on 5x7 Bristol smooth paper
reference: Wintermoon-Stock on DA
I wanted to draw something unrelated to Elizabeth Short. I didn't have enough time to draw dahlia properly so I smeared charcoal on paper and drew petals with kneadable eraser. Hope you like it!
ElmaBree says: Beautiful! Thanks for doing my prompt, this would be lovely to see painted. ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thank you so much, Elma, for the prompt and your lovely comment! :D
Jenny Heidewald says: I was wondering how you did the flowers, they look great. Dhalia is lovely, too. :) ~ Reply?
replied to this: Hehe, my eraser trick :D Charcoal, smooth paper and eraser can create quite interesting art! Thank you for the compliment, Jenny xoxo
Carol Moore says: This is stunning work! Love the flowers :) ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thank you so much for the lovely comment and the purchase, Carol xoxo
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