A portfolio sketch I created of David Bowie.
I find it is always hard to create a good likeness when exaggerating facial features. It is especially difficult when sketching a well-known celebrity. Check out my gallery for more celebrity sketches. Also, learn more about David Bowie here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Bowie.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie ] was an English singer-songwriter and actor. He was a leading figure in the music industry and is considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his innovative work during the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, with his music and stagecraft having a significant impact on popular music. During his lifetime, his record sales, estimated at 140 million albums worldwide, made him one of the world’s best-selling music artists. In the UK, he was awarded ten platinum album certifications, eleven gold, and eight silver, and released eleven number-one albums. In the US, he received five platinum and nine gold certifications. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996.