I sketched Maisie from life everyday last week to get more fluent at drawing dogs. Yesterday we went for our walk and realised we were in the same bit of field as a week ago when ‘the sky’ told me to draw Maisie for a week.
‘Oh why not? I’ll lie down again!’
Looking at the sky feeling the muscles in my back let go the wispy clouds started forming dog shapes.
‘Ha! I’ve learned how to draw dogs, a sure sign if the clouds are turning into dogs.’
And then as suddenly as the idea to draw dogs a week ago came, a title for a series of drawings popped into my head – Messages from Dog!
Here is the start of the series…
Note to self – lie in the grass more often! I get ideas that way.