I decided to take a risk today and draw a pencil-sketched self-portrait; it’s somewhat stylised but I’m quite pleased with the end result:

This is the first part of a two-part entry, with the follow-up being posted tomorrow (all will be revealed then) – the result of the latter will form my profile pic, which I’ve not yet created and wanted to address.

In other news I’d like to thank Spencer Angeltvedt for liking yesterday’s Mother’s Day post, and No Ruff Days for liking the same post and for subscribing to the blog; all animal lovers should investigate their blogs.