Friday, June 14, 2024
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Daily Sketch: Sunny Windowsill

marker sketch of two cats
“Sunny Windowsill”, brush markers, 8.5″ x 6.5″ © Bernadette E. Kazmarski

The sun is so b right at this windowsill the cats who sit there are nearly always silhouettes, which I enjoy experimenting with. I don’t even mind that my marker isn’t as juicy as it could be; I used its relative dark and light abilities as part of the sketch, since Mimi and Bean aren’t completely silhouetted but have direct and reflected highlights on them.

Definitely should pick up a juicer black brush marker, though.

What was I sketching a year ago today?

Perfect Fit

brush sketch of two cats
Perfect Fit, brush pen © B.E. Kazmarski

It’s perfect because Mimi fits perfectly into the curve of Mr. Sunshine’s shoulder as she has her bath…see the original post and read more about this sketch.

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