Wednesday, April 21, 2010

I have learned....

I have learned to live each day as it comes, and not to borrow trouble by dreading tomorrow. It is the dark menace of the future that makes cowards of us. ~Dorothy Day

17 comments:

freebird said...

I like the quote. It can be so true. Just dealing with today can sometimes be almost too much so let tomorrow be. We'll get there soon enough.

I like your picture. It's a bit different than your usual being on the dark background.

Ramona Davidson said...

Good art and good quote.

donna said...

Very true!

raena said...

Great job. It looks like the model was wearing quite a bit of makeup!

Brett Corbin said...

I think this one is excellent Aarti, your image and statement go perfect together.

Brett

Vicki Greene said...

Aarti, a very striking sketch and another good quote. Thanks for sharing.

Vicki
Garden of Weeden Fine Art Studio

Elsie Hickey Wilson said...

Hi, Aarti,
Always enjoy visiting your blog and seeing what you've been doing!
Love the quote from Dorothy Day.

Elsie Hickey Wilson
Wisconsin, USA

Conor said...

With your regular drawing practice, suddenly, you seem to have learned something about drawing, too. This is a really strong, well-drawn, nuanced image with a strong composition. ..a breakthrough drawing, in my opinion.

-- Conor

Stacey said...

A very mysterious look about her.

Stacey

Barbara Smock said...

It's very different from your usual pictures, Aarti. Did you use colored
paper ?

Barbara

Aarti Harish said...

@ Barbara -I have actually done the same kind of sketching with charcoal pencils as I usually do, but I have just done a little color effect editing in the picasa.

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks Freebird, Ramona and Donna.

Aarti Harish said...

@ Raena - not much of makeup - but probably the light and shadow effect seem to portray so.

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks for visiting my blog - Brett and Elsie.

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks Conor for visiting my blog regularly and sharing comments and suggestions for improvement..thanks for your encouragement.

Aarti Harish said...

@ Stacey - maybe she looks mysterious coz of the light and shadow effect..

Zillion Dreams said...

the effect is really nice ..its brought out the look beautifully

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