Assignment for the illustration department for the back of our card deck. 5x8"
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This is going to be my first etching ever!🙌
I draw what feels good to me at that moment, directly, in ink. I typically take a continuous-line approach where I just go with the flow and let the subject matter evolve on the page naturally. This successfully creates the somewhat uncomfortable, "wonky" line-work that I go for. In this case, I chose a bison, although typically I lean towards female figures and fashion backgrounds. I want to branch out with my subject matter, and this was the primary experiment in that direction.
Hand embroidery - Nine of Spades