Seasonal blues, choices and stuff

(French below – français plus bas) The last two months have been pretty busy – I feel like I keep repeating this as if it was some sort of excuse. It is not, not really. A lot of stuff happened in my life and I’m dealing with a lot of new things (adapting to my…

Inktober 2015: 31 A6 ink drawings

(French below – français plus bas) October has been a long, busy month. Two exhibitions, my mom’s visit, change of work, Halloween preparations, BofA preparations, evening classes AND Inktober. At times I was so tired that I couldn’t draw anything – it happened several times that I had to catch up on missed days! But…

Mina – Pretty Little Death #5

(French Below – Français plus bas) She was so loved, loved and spoilt, she could lay on soft cushions all day long and had meat twice a day. Until the crazy old lady, so lonely and so old, started smelling bad in her sleep – in her very, very long sleep. (Try for a lacy…

Alberta – Pretty Little Death #3

(French below – français plus bas) She was hardworking in her own way. Perfectionnist, obsessive, scared of being useless, being nothing. Still, nobody remembers who she used to be now she’s returned to ashes. Nor even her name. Elle travaillait dur, à sa façon. Perfectionnist, obsessionnelle, effrayée à l’idée d’être inutile, de n’être rien. N’empêche, personne ne…

Pretty Little Death

(French below – Français plus bas) I believe I won’t have enough time to get my portfolio ready in January for my application to the Glasgow School of Art (or the curse of being poor with big dreams), but I keep working on it anyway, as a challenge. The aim of a portfolio is to…

The 40 minutes observation exercise

(French below – français en dessous) As I intend to apply to the Glasgow School of Art and missed all inscriptions for evening courses (especially the portfolio preparation ones…) I collected tips on their website to work by myself. I’m sometimes a bit lazy about drawings and sketchbook filling. Thing is, it’s not only laziness,…