So Many Faces

The ease of Mom’s drawings makes you forget how truly hard it must have been to bring a new spirit to each drawing.  The more I look, the more I see that each gal has her own unique personality.  I wonder where she started.  Did the clothing lead the way?  Or the real model? Or did the client dictate a specific look?  With a few lines of a face, she captured sophistication or wonder or sweetness.  Maybe haughty, but never mean.  That wasn’t Mom’s style.

Here are a few…

Face Collage


and of course, here’s my favorite…

Hilda in the 1920's

Hilda in the 1920’s



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