charcoal, life drawing, life model, life study, art school

Ellen Jaye Benson Visual Artist/Educator –
a.k.a. ‘elle jaye rose’ (my frustrated dark illustrator & social commentator hat)
a.k.a ‘Henna Harpy’ (my ornamental body art and design hat)
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  • paulcompton
    paulcomptonalmost 5 years ago

    I miss Vaughn. This is such a moody drawing : )

  • me too!

    – ellejayerose

  • Shylie Edwards
    Shylie Edwardsalmost 5 years ago

    totally love it too tooo!!!!

  • aw ta shylie x

    – ellejayerose

  • charliethetramp
    charliethetrampalmost 5 years ago

    it looks like a strange apparition half man half insect wearing a kimono
    ,maybe i`m bearing a bit bleary eyed this morning,not sure?but i do mean it as a compliment elle as i do love your work

  • bahhahhaha… u got the man in kimono part right :)
    thanks charlie x

    – ellejayerose

  • hsien-ku
    hsien-kualmost 5 years ago

    looks like a samurai!

  • thanks hsien-ku :) he is quite the master at life modelling and is rather zen so this is quite fitting

    – ellejayerose

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