Thursday, May 2, 2013

Mona Lisa

I tried to draw Mona Lisa with the instructions of the simply best drawing teacher on You tube the   most pleasant drawing teacher ever : Shoo Rayner

I had so much fun with this tutorial 



oh my gosh --- poor Mona Lisa !  uuups - o.k. but now this is a
 "Challenge Yourself"
page for

Art-Journal-Journey

once already in the MONA-LISA- MOOD I started the monthly tag for 
Tim Holtz 





it´s also my PPF entry for this week:

53 comments :

  1. wow, das Tag sieht echt super aus, Susi

    ReplyDelete
  2. Your art journal page is very nice!!And this is a beautiful tag too!!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Love your tag its fabulous.
    Hugs Brenda xox

    ReplyDelete
  4. I never dared to draw a Mona, you did and it's funny and creative Susi.
    Your tag is amazing!!!

    kind regards, Alie :-)

    ReplyDelete
  5. Wow susi,die mona lisa ist aber klasse geworden und das tag ist atemberaubend schöööön.

    GLG Jeannette

    ReplyDelete
  6. What a fun exercise to draw Mona Lisa! Well done! And I like the sentiment on the opposite page. It's so true. :)

    ReplyDelete
  7. Einfach G Ö T T L I C H !!!
    ***Schnapppatmung***

    ReplyDelete
  8. It's fun to learn drawing from video clips. One can learn so much.

    Lovely painting you've done :)

    ReplyDelete
  9. That tag is just gorgeous, love the bg.
    And the mona lisa looks great too!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Beautiful your excercise to draw Mona Lisa. Great work Susi and agreat tag.
    lovely greet
    Marja

    ReplyDelete
  11. Hi Susi, your tag is beautiful, love the colors! and thank you for the comment on my blog...http://www.flowerpwer94.wordpress.com/tim-holtz-12-tags-may

    ReplyDelete
  12. the lesson looks fun and love your gorgeous tag. Hugs Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

    ReplyDelete
  13. der Mona Lisa tag ist der Hammer! Und Deine Seite einfach witzig - zusammen mit dem Spruch

    ReplyDelete
  14. Love your take on Mona-clever you.

    The tag is amazing--you are busy today

    chrissie x

    ReplyDelete
  15. Das ist ein Traum.
    lg sabine

    ReplyDelete
  16. Die Mona Lisa mit nur wenigen Strichen erkennbar zu machen, das muss dir erst mal jemand nachmachen! Hast du klasse umgesetzt, Susi!

    ReplyDelete
  17. Wonderful tags and thanks for share this fun tutorial on Mona Lisa...I was almost named that because my dad sang the song every morning... he stopped once he heard my moms plan..lol I got half the name though...just not spelled that way!!

    Hugs Giggles

    ReplyDelete
  18. Loved that tutorial and your tags are fantastic.

    ReplyDelete
  19. Ich liebe Deine Mona! Viel Spaß mit den Handwerkern! LG, Valerie

    ReplyDelete
  20. Great drawing, I like her better like this (big smile) and fantastic tag.

    ReplyDelete
  21. Such a very pretty tag, so lovely!

    ReplyDelete
  22. This is freaking awesome! :) Thanks for sharing the video. :)

    ReplyDelete
  23. Great Mona and your tag is awesome! thanks for sharing the video

    ReplyDelete
  24. Wonderful sketching! Thanks for sharing the link! And, your Timmy tag is fabulous Susi! x

    ReplyDelete
  25. I tried the Mona Lisa sketching. Mine just looks fed up!

    I think yours looks quizzical.

    ReplyDelete
  26. I really like your simple line drawing of Mona Lisa, actually! And your tag is beautiful - lovely colours.

    ReplyDelete
  27. Susi, was ein genialer Post...und so cool das Video als Anleitung die Mona Lisa zu malen ;) Deine Seite ist sooo süss geworden und ich kann es kaum erwarten, etwas für die Challenge zu kreiren und mich selbst herauszufordern :) ...Der Tag ist der Knaller...soo genial und und einfach nur traumhaft schön!!! ♥ Conny
    http://piaromsartjournaling.blogspot.de

    ReplyDelete
  28. Great Mona Lisa you made Susi and the tag is gorgeous.

    Greetings Janny

    ReplyDelete
  29. Love your take on the tag - such delicious colours, and I love the chalky look of them... And I think your Mona pages are also really beautiful... subtle blues, and anyone brave enough to do real drawing gets my vote!
    Alison x

    ReplyDelete
  30. Your tag is so pretty and feminine = I'm sure Lisa would have smiled if she'd seen it! MMx

    ReplyDelete
  31. fantastic tag and sketching!!! And thanks for sharing the You Tube link :) Happy PPF!

    ReplyDelete
  32. What a great post! The video is a hoot! and your Mona's (drawing and tag) are wonderful! Happy PPF!

    ReplyDelete
  33. LOVE your tag! Fabulous! HPPF!

    ReplyDelete
  34. the tag is wonderful and the drawing of Mona is great fun... xx

    ReplyDelete
  35. Love your Mona-lisas in their many guises, thanks for sharing!

    ReplyDelete
  36. Funny your vision of art with MonaLisa. Abrazo

    ReplyDelete
  37. great layering and colours on that tag

    ReplyDelete
  38. She is a great with her Mona Lisa smile, your tag is so beautiful, love the colours & texture... I hope you are doing well, Shirleyx

    ReplyDelete
  39. I love what you've done with Mona. Happy PPF and have a great weekend.

    ReplyDelete
  40. Oh dear Mona...she is a classic. I love your simple version! Simple is good if we let ourselves enjoy it...happy PPF! p.s. terrific video too...

    ReplyDelete
  41. Your tag is so beautiful and rich and love your original version of Mona Lisa! :)

    ReplyDelete
  42. Wow, deine Journalseite und auch dein Tag sind superschön. Toll!

    Ich wünsche dir ein schönes restliches Wochenende.
    LG Carola

    ReplyDelete
  43. Love all the fabric you have used - very soft and pretty.

    ReplyDelete
  44. Your Mona Lisa is marvelous and your take on Tim's tag is very unique. Blessings!

    ReplyDelete
  45. You did great. Mona is a difficult expression to capture. I see her in your drawing.
    Nicole/Beadwright

    ReplyDelete
  46. es ist so klasse, dass du dich immer wieder neu "ausprobierst"
    künstlerisch 100%ig mein Geschmack!

    ReplyDelete
  47. Wow, HAMMERTEIL, das ist sooo schön.

    ReplyDelete
  48. Super tag, love your soft colours, all the layers and use of fabric. BJ

    ReplyDelete
  49. Ist das TOLL!!! Wunderschöne Farben, tolles Motiv, einfach nur schön.
    Liebe Grüße
    Conny

    ReplyDelete
  50. I love your tag. The colors are stunning!

    ReplyDelete
  51. The lovely soft pastel tone of this tag is what appealed to me because I never can get pastel tones right. Great job on this tag!

    ReplyDelete

Thank you so much for your comment!
I do read every one. Your comments help me to grow as an artist.
Those leaving a comment on any post on this blog do so in the knowledge that their name and blog link are visible to all who visit this blog and by providing the comment, they have published their own personal details on this blog.