Twenty years ago, my good friend Angel (who was 22 at the time) let me spend an afternoon drawing her so that I could learn how to draw women properly. I did little with this for the following seven years. But it was a most pleasant afternoon, given that she was one of the most beautiful women I've ever known and I was all of 21. The worst problem was to avoid sweating on the sketchbook, I'll be honest.
While these may be pretty clumsy now, they have a lot of sentimental value for me. So here they are. Click each to enlarge.
"Eternity in the company of Beelzebub, and all of his hellish instruments of death, will be a picnic compared to five minutes with me & this pencil." --E. Blackadder, 1789 Questionable
words & pictures from John Linton Roberson