Malaysian artist MONICA LEE has decided to become an illustrator after 12 years of work in the digital art. With a pencil, she draws amazing detailed and realistic illustrations of freckled girls, bearded men and animals. She is inspired by the work of Marteline Nystad, Dirk Dzimirsky and Paul Cadden.
Short on time? You can still produce photo-realistic art by leaving out large areas of the image. The negative space on this piece actually makes it more interesting and as any pencil portrait artist will tell you, hair takes forever!
Life - Portrait of an aging man entitled Life. This portrait aims to depict the struggles and challenges which life leaves us through time. The portrait shows what has become of a man who has spent his lifetime and has experienced a lot along the way.