Today I found simple art sketches that I would like to share. There is a blog I visit occasionally, and I am re-blogging some of his things here:


There is something very pleasing to the eye about a simple line sketch that captures a scene.  I also like the simple wash of color.

umanbnfrom fellow WordPress blogger, umanbn

This next one is more of a stretch – this artist illustrates books, and I am sure this finished product is more than a “sketch”, although it is deceptively simple.

http://gwendallebec.comGwendal Le Bec

So, theme for the day, Simplicity.

“Simplicity, clarity, singleness: These are the attributes that give our lives power and vividness and joy as they are also the marks of great art.”  Richard Holloway

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci

 “Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.” -Charles Mingus

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