Julie Johnson 2010.06.18, originally uploaded by Julia Kay.

Typedrawing 2.1 App on my iPod Touch
Freehand from a photo
15-30 minutes.

June 2010: I intend to continue to profile contemporary artists once or twice a week. On the other days, I intend to draw… whatever I darn well feel like!

Today’s artist is American Julie Johnson. I love her strong, vivid watercolors, and detailed line drawings of people, places and things.

You can see Julie’s artwork on her flickr imagestream: www.flickr.com/photos/spiritofdrawing/
And website: www.juliejohnsonart.com/

Photos of Julie and other artists’ portraits of her can be seen here: www.flickr.com/groups/portraitparty/discuss/7215762386780…

Julia KayWe’re having a Portrait Party on flickr – more than 250 artists drawing each other! Here is Julie’s portrait of me from the party. If you’re an artist who’d like to draw/paint other flickr artists, please join the Portrait Party at: www.flickr.com/groups/portraitparty/