Flower Girl Pen and Ink Drawing

I made this piece in the 7th grade for an art competition, inspired by a piece by Loui Jover. I started off by sketching out the girl, then I drew her in pen and ink. Her hair was a challenge, because I was new to the medium and didn’t really understand it yet. I tried…

Girl Lined Paper Drawing 

This here is a drawing that I did way back in elementary school, probably in the sixth grade. I remember being incredibly bored, so I drew this. All of the girls thought it was cool how I drew and shaded that hair, and all of the guys thought it was weird that I was drawing…

Colorful Hair Drawing

I was in math class when a friend offered me a piece of gum. On the wrapper there was an option to do a truth or a dare. The truth was boring, but the dare printed on the paper was to sell an original piece of art. I joked with my friend that it was…

Hymnal Page Art

My church was going to dump some old hymnals from many years ago, and my family and I took some home because we wanted it to live on in something cooler than a trash can. So, I pulled out some in and painted on the pages. For this painting, I wanted to do something more…

Watercolor Hair Painting

One day in art class, I was all caught up on my assignments and had nothing to do. My art teacher had some old matting board (used to cut out mats for photo framing) that she said work really well with watercolor, which is my favorite medium. I was skeptical, I mean, it’s not a…

Collage of Drawings

This is a collage of several of my drawings/paintings. These were done throughout 2015. Below is a list of the pieces’ names, mediums, and dates. This piece is nameless, but is just a simple line drawing done in pen and ink on multi-media paper. 9×9 inches, completed in February 2015. This piece is named “Flower…