Artist John Franzen creates textured drawings reminiscent of wrinkled fabric, or waves of water, by drawing tediously placed rows of lines with black ink. 'Each Line One Breath': Morphogenetic Freehand Drawings By John Franzen. Click through for videos.
These drawings by artist Il Lee remind me of foggy Bay Area mornings, much like the one we’re having today. Unbelievably, each one of these drawings was made with just a ball point pen! In reality it’s probably more like 50 ball point pens—my hands are aching just thinking about it. What makes these pieces even more incredible is their size; as you can see in the last image below, some of these drawings measure over 30″ x 40″