Drawing August 2015

#DrawingAugust Day 16 - Charlie O'Shields
Drawings by Charlie


  1. […] painted all through that first July, I joined the Drawing August challenge the very next month. You can see those ink drawings by clicking here. These I only posted to the Twitter group for the challenge, and then I added the watercolor […]

    • Eve McHugh "Sqwiffy" 4 years ago

      Oh Charlis. Soooo good! If I ever get a tenth of your skill I’ll be pleased with myself. Best get my nose to the grindstone then.or open my eyes and sharpen my pencil at least!

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        Charlie O'Shields 4 years ago

        Thank you so much! 😃💕 I’m so thrilled you enjoyed these sketches! It’s just a ton of daily practice really… nothing secret or hard to do! 😉

  2. Sandra Strait 4 years ago

    Your ink drawings are fabulous, Charlie! You’ve got the makings of a color book here!

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      Charlie O'Shields 4 years ago

      Thanks, Sandra! 😃💕hehe.. I actually saved these to a Coloring Book folder. Perhaps one day I’ll make one!

  3. Joan 4 years ago

    your Ink drawings are wonderful, its even nicer when you see some finished off in watercolour. Charlie I like your personal paint trio colours, fantastic

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      Charlie O'Shields 4 years ago

      Aww thanks so much, Joan! 😃💕Yeah, I think my strengths are in the added watercolor. I find I sketch a bit differently knowing that color is coming! And glad you enjoyed my trio!

  4. Winna Jill Mordasky 4 years ago

    I’ve never seen your inkies bfore—wonderful feeling works !!

  5. Dragon.fly 2 years ago

    Well done, amazing work again Charlie! I’ve caught up (by going backwards again) and love every single page. I notice they stopped in the spring though? Will you have more posts in this section going forward? Thanks for all your line and color!

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      Charlie O'Shields 2 years ago

      Aww thanks so much! Thrilled you enjoy these! Yeah, I actually made these for awhile as part of a portfolio, but then I just stuck with my regular blog posts with the story instead. Those are all still daily, and still going here – https://doodlewash.com/by-charlie/

  6. […] I started creating monthly themes for myself. I also joined a drawing challenge on Twitter called Drawing August to keep myself motivated. I chose a Tour Of France theme and though I posted the drawings on […]

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