This is just me fooling around, probably while watching something on the internet. It's another in that series of cardinal sketchbook drawings to finish it off. I do like the way this paper handles (light) wet media.
ink and wash, with additional microns over graphite, sketchbook page with flecked paper roughly 5-3/8 x 6-7/8 inches; 16mar21; photographed 17mar21
The curved eyebrows and tightly pulled-back hair were vaguely inspired by a real person, but I chose to give the subject an Asian cast to her eyes because I hate all the anti-Asian sentiment being whipped up over COVID. Looking at it now, it reminds me a bit of the Michelle Yeoh character in Crazy Rich Asians, though more in attitude than actual features.
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