dorrisofperth
dorrisofperth
+
jpkalonjiart:

#research #ecoline #fabercastelblackpencil#test#Geneva#afternoonwork#characterdesign#drawing
+
"The notion that people should write what they know is very limiting. Imagination is one of the most powerful tools we have. I use research to guide my imagination, and then I try to find people who can tell me where I’ve imagined wrong. This applies to all of writing, and it’s really no different for writing a diverse character. People fail at this when they abandon research, imagination, and expert assistance for tropes, stereotypes, and ‘what everybody knows’ …"
Author Merrie Haskell (Handbook for Dragon Slayers) at Disability in Kidlit (via disabilityinkidlit)
+
goldlustt:

Someone tell me the designer of this gown please