The past few days I spent hours on e-mails…way too many hours for my liking (e-mails are deceptive time consumers). But this morning I closed my mail box after a quick glance. These mails can wait a bit. I wanted to spend a few hours working.

First I worked a bit more on a child in the mud…yesterday’s drawing was after a photograph. Today I tried to make the child my own:

I’m relatively happy…but not quite…I need a little more movement in this image…and I have a hard time doing hands. Need to exercise much, much more!!!

After this little girl, I turned to my Art Journal and made a pen and ink drawing that is to be the basis for today’s Art Journal page: