Happy Friday!

My coworkers and I decided earlier this week that we were going to eat lunch outside on Friday and even though it is about 10 degrees colder than we'd anticipated, by gosh we're gonna do it! This is the funny time of year when people around here insist on putting away their winter coats and start wearing flip flops purely because we think we SHOULD be able to even though it is still pretty damn cold out there. *Sigh.*

On an unrelated note, here are some new illustrations inspired by dramatic female poses:

"Flamenco Dancer"
Inspired by an amazing flamenco dancer I saw in Sevilla, Spain.

"Blue Angel"
Inspired by Marlene Dietrich in the 1930 movie Blue Angel.


I think I'm going to start moving away from color and doing more black & white and sepia work. It's peaked my interest lately and I'm having a lot of fun with it. Here is the picture from my last post cropped and "tweaked"-