Monday, November 21, 2011

Дядо Добри

Generals charcoal pencils - black and white

guess what - charcoal :-)

another one of the series - B&W generals charcoal pencil study - after a GREAT Russian painter Ivan Kuzmich Makarov

Another charcoal

Generals B&W charcoal pencils on toned paper - some refs used in the very beginning

Mark Twain

Generals B&W charcoal pencils

charcoal sketch from imagination

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Velin & Marina wedding invitation

Another caricature I did recently - two of my favorite people got married and I was the best man.
It was a great wedding, we had a blast! :-)
They wanted something funny and I'm glad they decided to trust me with the invitation :-)

The front:

the back

Birthday present

Some caricatures done for a BDay present
Thanks to Nina for sending me great photos, detailed description of these guys and LOTS of great ideas:-)
I had a lot of fun painting these caricatures :-)

Here they are:







The Birthday girl - Mina

Aaand the final image before printing and framing

It was LOTS of fun, hope you like these :-)


a girl sketch

a doodle from imagination

a doodle from imagination

a quick caricature

a quick doodle

a sketch, no refs


a quick sketch