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From My Sketchbook – Week 14

This week I was called in to observe a rehearsal at the ballet.  Although I was there for study purposes (and so needed to focus on the music), I was still able to squeeze in this quick sketch of one of the cellists before the rehearsal started…

Sketch of Hannah

(Hannah is incredibly talented, not to mention beautiful.  Check out her website here!)

Of course, my weekly sketchbook project post wouldn’t be complete without a subway rider sketch.  So here she is…

pretty girl on the subway


    • Thank you, dearie!

      I’m still finding it a challenge to incorporate the quick sketch/slightly cartoon feel into my “real” illustrations. Stopping oneself from over-drawing is harder than it seems, I guess.

      XOX – Joana

      On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 10:47 PM, JOANA MIRANDA STUDIO wrote:


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