Illustration Friday - Gesture


"Drawing is like making an expressive gesture with the advantage of permanence. " ~Henri Matisse

I had fun with the new prompt from IllustrationFriday.com - Gesture. Click on the pic for larger view.

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Do you feel inspired by this week's challenge? If so, make something cool, post it online and add a link on the I.F. site. If not, skip over there anyway & check out what everyone else is up to.


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  1. Heisann!

    I like the way you illustrate this week's topic ;:OD)

  2. Good job - I really like this one!!

  3. It looks like you had fun with this week's theme! Great work!

  4. This takes me back to gesture drawings with a model in drawing class! Thanks for the reminder.

  5. This is very cool and such a creative solution to the 'gesture' theme. Very well done.

  6. A striking piece of Artwork