Julie asked for a drawing as a wedding gift.
I didn't know where to start. But I thought about the richness the combining of Julie and Laverne's lives has brought... and how their love is a sort of surrender of boundaries, a willingness to be reshaped a little... to become part of something more complex and mysterious, something new...
...and here's what came:
Here's a closer (blurrier) shot:
Sorry, cell phone pictures aren't just super with detail.
I'm a little hooked on the abstract feel of the combination of India ink and oil pastel. One of these days, I'll do a detailed graphite or charcoal again...
Art critics, what say ye?