Sunday, August 9, 2009

Should grown men draw silly pictures?

In my college life drawing classes, my instructors favorite assignment was draw against the clock. “You have three minutes to complete this drawing. Go!”

When my brother-in-law, an accomplished musician and singer, created a new stage persona, I thought this might be a good time to do a poster, old school, with a pen and ink and a stopwatch.

Introducing Shay Thibideaux, a.k.a. Chaya Tinterow. Time from concept to pdf: 1 hour 24 minutes. Still a little rusty, I think.