Improvement makes straight roads; but the crooked roads without improvement are roads of genius —William Blake 1757-1827

No, I am not calling myself a genius 🙂 My lovely man pictured here, is the model for genius. I haven’t submitted for Illustration Friday’s prompts for over…2 months? Well, this week’s prompt actually reminded me of a contour drawing (hand did not leave that page until D.K. was fully contoured) I did after 8 hours of wandering around the streets of Copenhagen with D.K. and his mum recently. He was very grumpy…didn’t want to be disturbed…I guess his dogs were barking 😉 Here it is:


I had A LOT of fun doing this and can imagine doing this more often in the near future…lets see…who wants to be my next victim eh?


2 thoughts on “Crooked

  1. I love my partner dearly, but I *cannot* make art around him. Not his fault. That is why I rent some space in a large shared studio. It’s been life-changing. As far as the girl with the third eye: if you’re still working on her, just remember: you WILL get through this. And the results will be better than what 99.9% of the world is capable of creating, even though you may be convinced it fell short of your own expectations. Art is cruel, sometimes, isn’t it?

    1. Lol! I would love to rent extra space but at the moment its not feaseable for us 🙂 luckily DK stays in his home office most of the time so I have peace of mind 🙂 Thanks for the encouragement Gabriel! I got over my insecurities and will post the results as soon as she is complete 🙂

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