I put the “painting” in quotes because it technically is digital art using Procreate, my iPad and Apple Pencil. It is, however, the paintbrush tool instead of the “pencils” I’ve used so far. My “for real” art supplies should be here in five more days!
The theme this time around is insects. At the height of summer, there are plenty of them around. My choice [once again using the Apple Pencil and Procreate] is a butterfly –although it could be a moth. I used a photo for reference on the basic shape but otherwise this creature does not exist in nature!
The challenge this time was to draw ships or boats. My choice for the drawing is a traditional fishing boat used in Galway Bay. This singled masted boat has one main sail and two foresails. Developed to sail the strong seas off the west coast of Ireland, here is my Galway Hooker: