I haven’t had time to sketch in so long! I’m planning on starting a new series of portraits, and who better than the Disney princesses, who are, let’s be honest, my main daily inspiration?
This portrait has been sketched completely by coloured pencils, and I used very little reference images so that my work is original in pose and colour. Apart from the obvious princess artwork, I was also inspired by headshots of early Hollywood stars such as Clara Bow, Jean Harlow, Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, which is fitting with the era when Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs was released (1939). They always looked very dreamy as they look off into the distance with their big doe eyes, which is what I happily managed to capture in this drawing.
Who would you like to see me draw next in this style? Let me know in the comments!
After having to wait a whole two weeks to see this movie due to work commitments, my excitement levels were through the roof as I sat impatiently waiting for the movie to start. I’m not a big fan of most epic action movie franchises (Lord Of The Rings for example), I tend to get bored sitting through long run times, but Pirates Of The Caribbean is certainly different and has always kept me gripped to the edge of my seat throughout each adventure on the high seas. Continue reading “Movies | ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge’ Review | Spoiler Free”
So, after 6 months of putting together this cosplay, I present to you one of my all-time favourite Disney princesses from childhood – Belle from Beauty & The Beast! Continue reading “Cosplay | Belle ‘Beauty & The Beast’ Debut”
July 24th, 1985. Walt Disney Studios released its 25th animated feature film in cinemas. But this Disney movie is completely different to anything Disney had ever done before, or even till this day almost 32 years later. That movie was The Black Cauldron.
Continue reading “Pop Culture | Why ‘The Black Cauldron’ Is My Favourite Under-Rated Disney Movie | A Blogger Collab With Scariel’s Grotto”
Chapelfield Gardens in Norwich has been the perfect place to spot some princesses of late! Here is some photos from a couple of months back when Rapunzel (that’s myself) and Aurora (my best princess pal Bethany) attended the first ever Geeks Unite cosplay meet-up. Continue reading “Cosplay | Chapelfield Gardens Part Two | Rapunzel’s Best Day Ever!”
Summer is the perfect time to bring out the bright side of your wardrobe! I’m a little obsessed with bright colours at the moment, so I was happy to find some great pieces at bargain prices. Of course, being me, I had to add my own Disney flair, with hidden Mickey’s galore! I also decided to match my Continue reading “Fashion | Summer Brights”
Let’s start with one simple fact – there are very few Marvel movies I actually like. I’m definitely more of a DC Comics kind of girl. But if someone were to ask me what my favourite blockbuster superhero movie is? Then without a shadow of doubt, it’s got to be Guardians Of The Galaxy. GOTG has it all – great characters with big personalities, a purposeful story, thrilling fight scenes and, above all, the most phenomenal movie soundtrack of all time. Oh, but wait – VOL. 2 STEPS IT UP. BIG TIME. So if you thought it couldn’t get any better – IT JUST DID. Continue reading “Movies | ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ Review | Spoiler Free”