Hey, everyone! I'm Leah, I'm 22 years old and I've been drawing for about as long as I can remember. My love for ink drawings started when I was in high school and has continued to grow ever since. When I was bored in class and didn't have my drawing pencils, I began using a simple ink pen to doodle which eventually developed into drawing an ink portrait of Marilyn Monroe for my art class.
That art project has grown into this shop - FacesOfHollywood - and combines ink and the Golden Age of Hollywood.
Many, many hours go into drawing these portraits and since they are done with ink there's no coming back from a mistake. I use pencil to create the correct outlines and proportions, but if I slip up while shading it's over. So, you can be assured that lots of time and dedication go into each portrait. Averagely, it takes about 1-2 pens to…
- Born on January 31
- Joined September 11, 2011