Louis Van Gaal caricature
I’ve recently been playing around with working at a new size of card for my live work. I’ve changed from A4 card to a smaller A5 and so I’ve been trying out new drawing tools. I’m now considering using an couple of old fountain pens (from the 1940’s) which have lovely flexible nibs. By using Noodlers black ink I can put a gentle grey water wash over the line without causing it to bleed i.e. it’s permanent ink. So, I thought I’d take three or four minutes to draw a caricature of Louis Van Gaal (the Manchester United coach) from a YouTube video of him I came across. Here is the result – he does have a strange hairstyle though…..