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Saturday, 18 February 2012

Viva la Diva!

My submission for the Inspiration Avenue challenge this week - divas!!
Those eyebrows alone would be enough to qualify Bette as a diva, don't you think? 

She always reminds me of Sunday afternoons as a child, watching "Now Voyager" and "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane" with my mum!

I started with a pencil drawing I did ages ago, and adjusted it using Picnik to make her just a little more diva-esque! The original is below ...
You'll find all the submissions for this week's theme over at the Inspiration Avenue blog.

9 comments:

  1. Amazing!! Fabulous drawing... love her in black and white... and color...

    Jenny x

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  2. I have to concur, absolutely amazingly well done! so divaesque!! and what wonderful memories.

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  3. Very fun Diva. I'm so impressed with your drawing skills. You don't often show this side of you for IA challenges, and I really, really like it.

    BTW, I read your post on Saltaire. Lovely photos showing a city I will probably never visit in my lifetime.

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  4. She's got, "Bette Davis Eyes"! Beautiful sketch!

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  5. Oh my goodness, she is beautiful-it's an amazing piece!

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  6. I just love when you share your portraits Angie.
    You are just so very talented, it's amazing, the likeness. I adore Bette Davis. And you♥♥♥

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  7. I want those eyebrows...

    You are amazing girl....keep on keeping on!!

    smooches,
    bun

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