#drawvember: days 1-10

11 Nov

I drew everyday of October for Inktober and liked it so much and improved, that I chose to continue in November. I continue to draw on a Canson 10.5×15.6cm sketch artbook. I’m not following any prompt this month. Here are the first ten.

Day 1: Coi carp. Faber-Castell PITT artist brush pens in shades of grey (and a bit of water).Coi carp

Day 2: EVE from Wall-e. Uniball pin pen 0.05 mm, watercolour. EVE from Wall-e

Day 3: Detail of a Bernie Wrightson’s Frankenstein (1983). Uniball pin pen 0.05 mm.Detail of a Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein (1983) showing a woman from behind in a graveyard

Day 4: Panda eating bamboo. Faber-Castell PITT artist brush pens in shades of grey. Panda eating bamboo

Day 5: Hokusai’s Cuckoo and Azaleas. Uniball pin pen 0.05 mm, watercolour, Faber-Castell PITT artist brush pens in shades of grey.Hokusai's Cuckoo and Azaleas, where a cuckoo dives down towards azaleas,mits beak open

Day 6: Kawase Hasui’s Miyajima Shrine in snow. Uniball pin pen 0.05 mm, colour pencils.Kawase Hasui's Miyajima Shrine in snow. Buildings on the left, torii and trees on the right, snow falling.

Day 7: Anna Lee Fisher. Black and white portrait of Anna Lee Fisher, American astronaut, wearing her helmet. Uniball pin pen 0.05 mm, Faber-Castell PITT artist brush pens in shades of grey, waterbrush.Black and white portrait of Anna Lee Fisher, American astronaut, wearing her helmet

Day 8: Peacock and flowers. Motif adorning a vase at the Musée Guimet in Paris. Uniball pin pen 0.1 mm, watercolour. Peacock and flowers

Day 9: Girl wearing a yukata. Watercolour.Girl wearing a yukata

Day 10: Morning Star. Detail of Alfons Mucha’s Morning Star. PITT artist brush pens in shades of grey. Detail of Alfons Mucha's Morning Star

#inktober days 26-31

31 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]


Day 26: box. Ballerina on a music box. Black ink drawing of a ballerina on a music box


Day 27: creepy. Reproduction in black ink of one of Franquin’s drawing from Les Idées Noires. Umbrella turning into a bat and lifting the man holding it. 
Reproduction in black ink of one of Franquin's drawing from Les Idées Noires. Umbrella turning into a bat and lifting the man holding it.


Day 28: burn. Black ink reproduction of John Byrne’s Jean Grey and Phoenix. 
Black ink reproduction of John Byrne's Jean Grey and Phoenix


Day 29: surprise. Small boy opening a birthday present. 
Small boy opening a birthday present.


Day 30: wreck. Shipwreck. Black ink and pen.Shipwreck. Black ink and pen.


Day 31: friend. Three friends playing in front of a mammoth statue. 


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.

#inktober days 21-25

27 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]

Day 21: Big. The rain scene from Hayao Miyazaki’s picture My Neighbor Totoro. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm; and watercolour. 
The rain scene from Hayao Miyazaki's picture My Neighbor Totoro.


Day 22: Little. The Little Prince kneeling on a small planet in front of a rose. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
The Little Prince kneeling on a small planet in front of a rose.


Day 23: Slow. A sloth hanging from a branch. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
A sloth hanging from a branch.


Day 24: One dozen. A dozen roses in a gift box. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
A dozen roses in a gift box.


Day 25: Tired. Kitten asleep. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
Kitten asleep.


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.

#inktober days 16-20

23 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]

Day 16: wet. Black ink drawing of The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai.
Black ink drawing of The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai


Day 17: Battle. Black ink drawing of a Studio Ghibli battle scene; sword fighter and knife fighter surrounded by a semi-circle of men holding rifles, swords and spears.
Black ink drawing of a Studio Ghibli battle scene; sword fighter and knife fighter surrounded by a semi-circle of men holding rifles, swords and spears.


Day 18: Escape. Black ink drawing of a hand (my hand), tethered by a weight, and holding a smoking cigarette. Black ink drawing of a hand tethered by a weight and holding a smoking cigarette.


Day 19: Flight. Black ink drawing of an aeroplane in flight. Scene from a Ghibli Studio picture.
Black ink drawing of an aeroplane in flight. Scene from a Ghibli Studio picture.


Day 20: Squeeze. Black ink drawing of a couple embracing.
Black ink drawing of a couple embracing.


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.