Sunday, August 31, 2014


This was a cool snapshot I took while moving a few weeks back :D I took quite a few cool pics, maybe I'll show you some more soon! :)
xoxo Alex

Saturday, August 30, 2014


I found the most wonderful book today. It's the first part of a full edition of all Schiller's Works. There are some amazing illustrations that I've found in it and probably a lot more that I haven't discovered yet. The lettering is amazing as well. The capitals at the beginning of each work or chapter I copied, because it was so fascinating..:)
Apologies for the pencil remnants by the way, that's me being godawfully lazy ;)
xoxo Alex

Friday, August 29, 2014

Cafe Scribbles

Sitting alone in a cafe is surprisingly meditative and cool :)
xoxo Alex


I'm quite enjoying these exercises. Starting off with a copy is a great thing to get into the flow, and then working out a new, original pose is tedious but essential to make progress I think :) It's fun! :)
Oh and original drawing & pose still by Wilhelm M. Busch :)
Good night, y'all! :)
xoxo Alex

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Heidi inspired girl and waiter

So apparently this has become somewhat of a thing for. I 'copy' and illustration by Wilhelm M. Busch and then create a new one, with the same character but a different pose :) It's definetely a challenge!
good night y'all! ;)
xoxo Alex

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Doctor from Heidi

My grandma gave me a real treasure the other day. It is a really old copy of 'Heidi' (a German-or Austrian? children's story) with incredible illustrations by Wilhelm M. Busch. I'm sure I'll keep studying his work, here is a first sketch of this doctor he did :)
Good night!
xoxo Alex

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Animal Shelter Cat

Isn't she a sweety :) I was planning to do something else today actually but now it's not done so waaah-here's a cute cat pic ;)
 She's beautiful isn't she? (and I really need some human models :D :D )
xoxo Alex

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

More Utrecht Pics

Because you enjoyed them so much yesterday :)

Loved these cactus, they kind of look like they're going to a festival! ;) <3
 xoxo Alex

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Utrecht Photos

I promised you photos from Utrecht and I'm frustrated right now because for 2 hours I tried drawing faces on my tablet and they looked like shit, so here are some photos ;)

Beautiful town, more pictures to come soon! ;)
xoxo Alex

Monday, August 18, 2014

Halloween Party

Sooo-this piece is making progess ;) If it weren't for all those lovely people supporting me ( :D ) I would have declared it as finished ages ago-we'll see how far I'm going to go on this one :O
So anyway, there are a few figures you haven't seen yet, that I'll probably save for some busy days :)
xoxo Alex

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Cat Pics

As a matter of fact I can tell you exactly why maintaining daily posts on this blog has been so difficult. The lack of routine in my life right now makes it difficult for me to keep up with drawing. I managed to finish school and never miss a day before exams and whatever-no problem. There I had a plan. I had a routine. At the moment I'm improvising, doing what need to be done, when it needs to be done. All I can say is-I'm so sorry. When this whole chapter of my life has been resolved and I'm well settled into a new routine this will change again but until then, please bear with you. Meanwhile here's an all time favorite of yours ;)

I love this picture :D She is so attentive and awesome! <3
xoxo Alex

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Girl Power

Heyho :D So this took a long time :) and my cat sat on it, so now it is wrinkly but still it was important for me to finish this piece :) It isn't my favorite, but I still like it :)
I feel like the middle ones hair doesn't come out properly, maybe I'll go over it again :)
xoxo Alex

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

A dutch cat

We took a daytrip to Utrecht today and we found this beauty :D More to come from the lovely city, meanwhile enjoy the depth of expression in her face :)
She was such a nice cat too ;)
xoxo Alex

Monday, August 11, 2014

Halloween Sweethearts

My drawing teacher decided I needed to try a new medium, so here are some polychromo sweethearts :) I'm doing an illustration for Halloween at the moment, more of the characters will come :D
Good night :)
xoxo Alex

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Stern Black Dude

I like him somehow :D
I though about adding some kid who is being stern at (can you actually say that? :O :D) but then I didn't I didn't want to ruin it...XD
xoxo Alex


Yes, I know-I missed yesterday :) But I have a good excuse! :D I have a picture as proof ;)

I was actually pretty productive today, so another post will come soon :)
xoxo Alex

Friday, August 8, 2014

Girl Power

Finally managing to continue on this piece. I'm not as excited about it anymore as when I started, but IΓ„m going to make the best of it, I've decided :)

There is only one more girl to go! :)
xoxo Alex

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Beautiful Cat

I haven't shown you my cat in a while :) Isn't she pretty?

 Good night!
xoxo Alex

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Crazy Camera

So sorry for the missing post yesterday, my whole day was filled with wonderful people so sadly I couldn't draw..
I made progress on the camera though, forgive me and enjoy that ;) :D
Good night!
xoxo Alex

Monday, August 4, 2014

Crazy Camera

Making progress :) Sorry for the bad picture by the way, I took it from the side but I only noticed when I got home :) better photos to come :)
Good night 'yall :)
xoxo Alex

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Girl Power

Wow, I have no hobbies! :O
I'm not sure whether I am going to do the whole armor like this though. Only this small part took like 45min!
Anyway, this will probably occupy me for the rest of the night, so see ya ;)
xoxo Alex

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Girl Power

Sketches for an upcoming piece I'm pretty excited about :D These sketches are not very spectacular I admit, but they take ages so often I have no choice but to post them on here :) Bear with me, it's making progress!

I'm not entirely happy with the expression yet, but I can't wait to carry on, and see how thi'll turn out! ;)
xoxo Alex

Friday, August 1, 2014

Book of World War I finished piece

I'm really happy how this came out, it is definetely one of the pieces I worked hardest on :D I'll definetely keep you guys updated about the project this is for :)
I need to catch up on on some sleep, so good night!
xoxo Alex

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