The Commons

"We all have 10,000 bad drawings in us, the sooner we get them out the better."-Walt Stanchfield

Drawings from “The Commons”. Publicly held photographs from a project between Flickr and The Library of Congress.

Portly man looking up drawing

Commons 11114

By Syl / January 11, 2014

  I was in the habit of drawing daily in fall of 2013. I am going to make an effort to draw more again. Here is the first drawing for 2014.

woman with hand on her chin

Commons 1110

By Syl / November 10, 2013
awful drawing of a woman

Commons 1017

By Syl / October 17, 2013
handsome man drawing

Commons 1015

By Syl / October 15, 2013
happy woman drawing

Commons 1011

By Syl / October 11, 2013
Woman with sad eyes drawing

Commons 109

By Syl / October 9, 2013
worried man drawing

Commons 107

By Syl / October 7, 2013

   

Woman looking to side drawing

Commons 105

By Syl / October 5, 2013
Woman from Asylum

Commons 104

By Syl / October 4, 2013
Woman with small mouth

Commons 103

By Syl / October 3, 2013
Cowboy drawing

Commons 102

By Syl / October 2, 2013
woman with small forehead

Commons 101

By Syl / October 1, 2013

Revised to fix her wonky eye. Original drawing with wonky eye  

woman in profile drawing

Commons 928

By Syl / September 28, 2013

  Revised on 10/05/2013 to work on the eyes.

cowboy drawing cropped

Commons 927

By Syl / September 27, 2013

  Beginning Sketch

female homesteader drawing cropped

Commons 925

By Syl / September 25, 2013

    Beginning Sketch