Daily Sketch: Emeraude From Above

ink brush drawing of cat
“Emeraude From Above”, ink brush pen, 5.5″ x 8″ © Bernadette E. Kazmarski

Emeraude was just quietly sitting in the middle of the bathroom floor when I went in to visit, even with those pesky boys shuffling all around her looking for food and treats in vain. I admired her quiet peacefulness.

What else was I sketching on this day?

Heart to Heart, 2013
sketch of two cats
“Heart to Heart”, purple gel pen, 6.5″ x 5.5″ © B.E. Kazmarski

Jelly Bean and Mewsette were apparently trading secrets on my work table as I was hard at work. I doubt they noticed I stopped folding greeting cards and started sketching them.

Just wish I had picked up something better than the purple gel pen to sketch with. Each line has a blob of ink at its beginning and end, and then skips in the middle, tight areas like their noses are a little disappointing. I love the purple, though.

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desktop calendar of black cat
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