Drawing Adventurously 2019 (5)

This week’s theme, dedicated to the start of March is “in like a lion.” I had every intention of trying to draw a lion, but life intrudes. My home has just gone up for sale and with a flurry of showings, I’ve had to leave the house and my art supplies behind. I am not one to take a sketch pad and draw in the car! Anyway, the lion drawing would be complex and time consuming no matter where I set up to draw. Instead I offer a glimpse of the lion-like weather we’ve been having this past week. March really did come in like a lion, with cold, snow and lots of wind! A quick sketch done with just one pencil in my small sketch pad.

Drawing Adventurously 2019 (4)

It was all about ‘romance’ this time around. Once again a wide open category with lots of possibilities to explore. Some of my initial thoughts were too complicated and overreaching. Then a simple and beautiful concept dawned on me: I LOVE YOU expressed in a sign. Here is a drawing of my hand saying I love you in American Sign Language: