Long before my obsession with makeup began, there was art.
Somewhere in middle school, art class became more serious for me.
I loved spending weeks on one project (sometimes months), shading, erasing, perfecting.
The cartoon above was drawn from one published in the Sunday paper. I also loved to draw from perfume ads.
Black and white is my favorite, drawn with pencil.
Recognize an old Lancome mascara ad?
Another colored pencil copy from a cartoon in the newspaper.
I experimented with watercolor in elementary school, but I would love to learn more.
John Lennon. I went through a phase of drawing dead singers. I especially loved classic rock from the 60s and 70s.
A man from a Time Life photo book.
This documents my foray into mural painting and brief love of scrap booking.
My friend and I painted these characters onto her son's wall.
My BAD hairdresser hair- don't judge me! This will give you an idea of how large the figures were though.
I always have dreamed of going back to school or taking classes to learn more. Maybe one day when these kids get older.
Do you have any artistic hobbies besides blogging or cosmetics? I'd love to hear in the comments.