1-Word Advice(s) – Part II

Once the giggles around Unagi subsided, I took another stab at creating some ‘1-word posters’ which I identify with. all the heartbreaks, natural calamities & bad governments (not necessarily in that order).. ‘deep’.  At least that is what my yoga instructor keeps repeating.. Always.. No excuses.. (well, except if a close one is making dumb decisions) something that…

Wild City

One of the best parts of layering while sketching is the ability to go back. Hide a few layers and enjoy the rare pleasures of reflecting back visually. We can go another route and have options to what can be achieved. A quick look at a few layers from a sketch. A jungle cat standing…

Sketchy Graphics

Still on a mission to create my own pictures, without a lot of premeditation, next are 2 quick sketches: All I wanted a dreamy happy picture. And this is what I got. The next one is more a childish fantasy than the one above. I want. I want. I want! ‘The sky is awake, so I am…

Freehand Doodles

Edits by layers, permission to duplicate, vibrant colors – symmetric/semi symmetric freehand doodles are easier and prettier than ever! A few attempts below:

Prints, Patterns & Poking at a Screen

Colors! Brush Strokes! Smudging! Seriously, poking, tapping & stroking a screen has never been more engaging.. or addictive. Terrible at adopting newer technologies historically, I have always appreciated the convenience they bring. I love a Kindle with its light cover over actual books. Can carry out entire philosophical conversations on Watsapp rather than on phone. Or god-forbid…

Old Quirks

Familiarity is a funny thing. It allows me to meet my old friends after 10 years with limited interim contact & pick up a conversation right where we last left, allows me to navigate my entire house in the middle of the night in pitch dark for a water bottle and do this with my limbs…