Thursday, October 29, 2015

Strip Bobbing with Mona (10-29-15)

"Mona," Ink & Marker on 8 1/2" x 11" Bristol
Ebay Item # 221926936170

Several people asked if we were going to have a Halloween-themed piece for this year, so here's Mona enjoying a nice game of bobbing for apples.  Looks to me like she's been losing pretty badly, at least up until this point.

4 comments:

  1. Turned out great Andy. Glad you did a Halloween-themed drawing. :-)

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  2. Pardon my inherent non-Americanness, but just what does bobbing for apples have to do with Halloween?

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    1. It's the only time of year that it comes up in conversation.

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  3. Really great "action arc" from the barrel on up to the top/back of her head, with very judicious use of outlines to define and separate/clarify the various elements in Mona's grand bob. Interesting composition too with all the action on the left side while the right side is very restrained, which I suppose makes sense as she is tied...

    Anyway, Happy Halloween to everyone...hope your activities are as invigorating as Mona's!

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