Marilyn Monroe portrait

Discussion in 'Art' started by StingingPistol, Jun 30, 2006.

  1. Haha, finally!
    It took me a while to finish this one, thanks to a testweek and just a lack of patience :(
    But anyway, I did it.

    Scanners are pretty evil to graphite, but I didn't really feel like putting a lot of time into taking a pic of the drawing either!
    Yeah, I know I'm lazy, ghehe..
    But this will give you a proper idea of what the drawing looks in real life, the scan just looks a little more "rough" than the original...

    -Eyeshadow brush
    -2B pencil
    -6B pencil
    -Kneaded eraser
    It's drawn on ordinary A4 paper!


    I hope you like it :)
  2. lovelightlisa

    lovelightlisa Senior Member

    fucking hell, wow
  3. Greengirl

    Greengirl Senior Member

    Its so beautiful man:)
    U have big talent:)
  4. jean_genie

    jean_genie psychedelic saturday

    thats fucking amazing ^^
  5. CrucifiedDreams

    CrucifiedDreams Members

    Holy shit. Amazing!
  6. GarnetJade

    GarnetJade MissAbstract

    This is awesome! Very talented, keep it up man.
  7. skyjewelz

    skyjewelz Member

    Wow, that's amazing. Incredible life like portrait, great:cool:
  8. Haha, thanks everyone :D
  9. O.O

    that is the sexiest thing i've seen all day. Marilyn = hotness
  10. HoneySuckleBlue

    HoneySuckleBlue Cosmic Artist

    Dayuum. You've done an absurdly good job!
  11. moon_flower

    moon_flower Banned

    Nice job. I like her hair the most. Hair is a really hard thing to get right, but you've managed to do it....and awesomely at that.
    Her lips are like Angie Jolie's....but, they're good!
    And, if that's your scanner being harsh to your have a great scanner, because it's absolutely gorgeous work!
  12. Freekske

    Freekske Member

  13. MissJo

    MissJo Member

    She's beautiful
  14. You have an eye for detail man,

    Its a better portrait of her than the ones
    they sell in the record shop near me. :) :)
  15. Magical Fire Lady

    Magical Fire Lady Senior Member

    That is great! Definitely talent.
  16. Thanks a lot for the kind comments everyone! :)

    I do think I need smoother paper...
    But I can't find it anywhere :(
  17. Barbuchon

    Barbuchon Member

    that is totally amazing!!!! WOW!!!
  18. holy crap. That is beautiful. Great work!
  19. bkcmar

    bkcmar keep those feet bare

    Awesome pic, you rock!
  20. I do have one thing to say... Doesn't she have a beauty mark?

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