Traditional Art

Traditional Art

Inbetween projects I like to sketch a little, because I don’t get to do as much art any more as a technical artist :(

I used to drag these sketches along with me when moving desks, sometimes scribbled notes on them and spill coffee on them (as you’ll see in a moment).

Long and forgotten, I found them back last week and thought I’d scan them in so they wouldn’t get lost.

Here’s what one of them looked like, ‘scanned’ with a camera because my scanner doesn’t work any more because Canon refuses to code win7 64bit drivers for it – Even installing winXP 32 bit as a virtual machine didn’t bring it back to life :(

(Click for enlarged image)

Here’s the rest of them – Desaturated and levels adjusted, no further processing. I decided not to tamper with them too much, because I kind of like them rough and untouched like this: