Golly I’m a sucker for sunflowers. It feels so cliche too, but I never get tired of drawing and painting them. In today’s art lesson with my 10 year old friend we just had a free drawing day – and I drew some ‘blind contour’ drawings of some new sunflowers. I think I do better with the blind contour drawing than when I actually look at the paper with these flowers, the petals just feel more real.
As I was prepping this weekend’s YART sale at the Artery in Old Town, I noticed there are a lot of sunflower pieces. So if you’re into them like I am, you better go snag a piece or two. Here’s a little preview: