As I’ve been thinking about (and thumbnailing a bit) remotely folk-tale-inspired pieces with animals (and humans, probably women) for a 2024 calendar, I thought I could as well go with that general idea for Power in Numbers.
So, a wolf, obviously 😁️.
For some reason I added some poppies… So I’m going for 3 pieces (the maximum you can submit this year), with differents takes on wolf / little red riding hood / field poppies, it seems (very original 😅️).
So far I’ve done observational sketches of poppies and wolves.
I’m less happy about the wolves, so at first I did not want to include them in the post. But I thought it was dishonest, so here you are ;) Indeed the point of these sketches is not to be aesthetic (though it can happen, as I think for the poppies it has :)), but to get familiar with the subject.
These sketches are not meant as pieces of art, but as steps in the illustration process!