I thought I would share a little of what MaryEllen is drawing these days.
MaryEllen practically draws 24/7. I bet she even draws in her dreams. lol! She draws during story hour, she draws in the car, she draws while watching a movie (Except in the theater, although she has mentioned if she could find a way to, she would.), she draws during her free time, she draws at the coffee shop, at the doctor's office, during visits to see grandma, pretty much 24/7.
She is improving a lot on the art of drawing people. Now, I am no artist, but these are wonderful.
~You can click on these photos to make them larger.~
This first one is of Sundance, our kitty. She was drawing her while Sundance was lying on the bookshelf. My husband, Don, didn't know and went to pet Sundance which caused her to move, so MaryEllen didn't get her other paw.
Here is Loki. I believe her favorite Marvel movies are the Thors. Loki is her favorite villain.
Here she made Loki as if he were a cat. I think she calls it humanizing.
Brotherly love. Loki and Thor in an embrace. They are also humanized as cats.
Thor, her favorite Marvel character.
This one is of Raven from Teen Titans.
Night Crawler is one of her favorite characters from The X-Men.
There are her own creations of super-heroes I guess you would call them.
It is fun to watch her draw, the movement of her hand and arm, and seeing the shapes from an image. Pretty neato! The amazing thing is she draws these from memory, the detail and all. Granted, the characters look young, but I am sure with more practice, they will soon grow older. lol! She definitely has the determination and patience.