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igor and andre artist Danny Roberts Loose beauty sketch of model ANABELA BELIKAVA.


Anabela Belikava Sketch

Just a simple sketch of my friend Anabela Belikava. I’ve been trying to improve in the area of drawing light and form so i’ve been doing a lot of little study sketches like this. It’s one of many sketches I did for last months Patreon rewards. I’m really happy with how it turned out. It was done with pencil and some digital color.

Reminder: Two days left to buy the 7 pack of Valentines prints for $35. Also down to our last two “Falling in Love” Limited prints so Direct message me below and let me know if you want one. :) Lastly, Patreon rewards are coming soon in a few days, if your not a patron now is a good today to sign up ;)

Artist Danny Roberts Valentines Falling in Love it happened one night. girl holding guys jacket love.

Valentines day

Falling in Love

I meant to have this illustration done for Valentine’s day, but two years in a row my Valentine’s concept came to me on Valentines day. The main inspiration for this piece came from the 1934 film “It Happened One Night” by one of my all time favorite directors Frank Capra. The movie is one of my family’s favorites. I really wanted to capture that moment when a person realizes that they are falling in love. I had a really clear picture in my head of what I was going for. It ended up taking me 4-6 redraws till I felt like I captured that feeling. I’m really happy with how it turned out.

Also I’m creating a limited edition fine art prints of this piece. There will only be 15 prints of this ever made. The Print size is 17 inches by 17 inches and the image size is 15 inches by 15 inches. Every print I will hand embellish. I’m Selling them for $120 with free shipping. Leave a comment if you are interested. I posted a picture of the print below. Let me know what you think :) I love hearing from you.

Valentines Falling in Love it Limited edition 15 by 15 fine art print by Artist Danny Roberts .Close up Artist Danny Roberts Valentines Falling in Love it happened one night. Clark GableClose up Artist Danny Roberts Valentines Falling in Love it happened one night. Girl Sleeping
Art by danny roberts of Christian Dior Spring 2019 Couture Collection Fashion Illustration

Fashion Illustration

Dior’s Circus Couture

When I saw that Christian Dior‘s Spring 2019 Couture collection was circus themed I couldn’t pass up drawing it. The drawing is Pencil and Pastel, and colored digitally. The inspiration came from vintage circus posters. I hope you enjoy the illustration.

I’m offering a Limited edition print. The Print is 18in by 24in. The edition size is 10, and I’m hand embellishing all 10 prints. There are currently only 9 left. The print is $250 with free shipping. I’m giving all patrons a 10% discount so the print would be $225 for you. :) Message me to reserve your print.

Finished Drawing by Danny roberts of model Katiusha Feofanova Vogue Cover for speed drawing video
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Katiusha Feofanova – Art in Motion

It took me a few days to drawing and film this timelapse video. So I had to speed the video up 7000 times faster. If only I could draw that fast…. The drawing is of model Katiusha Feofanova’s Vogue Cover. This Video was released early last month on monthly Patreon. Also I’m giving the original artwork from these videos away to one of my patrons(the Scholar tier). If you want to support my work and be eliable to win sign up here. :) For those who have helped support me on Patreon over the last few months, I am forever grateful. Thank you! 🙏

✨ Music ✨
The music is from a beautiful Anime Movie, ‘Your Name’ (君の名は。). The song is called Date (デート).

Artist Danny Roberts color pencil sketch of Swedish IMG model Julia Hafstrom daily study sketch


Julia Hafstrom – Sleeping Beauty

Coming from an illustration/contour drawing background, I’ve been working on improving more loose shape based drawing and painting. This sketch of Julia Hafstrom is inspired by John Singer Sargent. I used green construction paper and color pencils and lightly scribbled in Julia’s form. I tried to focus on it feeling right, instead of worrying about it being accurate.

P.S. Just a reminder, a few days left till the end of the month. If you want to be eligible for this months’ rewards on Patreon sign up now ;)

Japanese model Maihee portrait by Artist Danny Roberts


Maihee (まいへえ)

I have been playing around with getting richer colors in my drawings. This portrait is mainly color pencil and then i layered in some extra color digitally. I’m really happy with how my portrait of Maihee (まいへえ) turned out. It is definitely one of my favorite portraits that I have done in a while.

I’ll be giving away this drawing at the end of the month as part of the rewards for the Scholar group on Patreon. Make sure to sign up as a Patron for a chance to win it :)