Sinking and Swimming

By way of explanation for my prolonged absence, I offer you this drawing:

pair - v

Yes, it’s a pair of flippers. What more do you need to know?!

I’ve been struggling to keep afloat at the moment. Gman has been accepted onto the swimming team, and now has four training sessions a week. This means I have a new additional role as chauffeur, cheerleader and launderer of swimming kits, which has impacted somewhat on my available creativity time. I’m sure when we get in a routine with it, all will be well again but in the meantime, blogging is on the back burner somewhat. Don’t get me wrong though, I am proud and thrilled that G is doing so well, especially as I am a non-swimmer and so is my husband. It certainly lends weight to the argument that ability has more to do with practice and effort than genetic ability 🙂

This drawing was actually for the Sketch Tuesday assignment “draw a pair of something” so the boys joined in too. Here’s Gman’s pair of sunglasses:

pair - g

And Waif couldn’t decide on one pair, so we have a pair of headphones, a pair of gloves, a pair of glasses, a pair of scissors and a pair of tongs!

pair - r

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4 thoughts on “Sinking and Swimming

  1. Ben Naga says:

    The glasses are really good

  2. annjrippin says:

    I have always liked your style, but I can see your confidence growing. Fantastic.

    • vivjm says:

      Thank you! I think I probably need to be a bit more consistent with my effort for optimum progression but this life stuff keeps getting in the way 😉

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