The soap box I’m usually standing on here at She Sure is Sketchy is one that screams ‘DRAW EVERY DAY’ or “BE HAPPY – DO IT FOR YOUR ART”. Today I want to show you something of a different color.A few weeks ago I got a scathing email from a friend that went on and on about the commercialization of cancer, there was so much pontification on Pinkification that this letter needed three long and drawn out paragraphs. I read it thrice and slam dunked it into my little trash icon.
The thing is, I’m currently developing a line for a particular brand who’s kind of in to the pink thing… It’s been a long time coming and here’s why I want to talk about it. When I began developing it, it was beyond sweet. Any of you here on a regular basis know that I like things cute, kind, cuddly. As I write this to you I’m decked out to the nines in girly girl clothes, and sitting twelve inches from a plush fuzzball inspired by a swooning pet store scene in the Harry Potter films. Here’s the deal though, I put pencil to paper and I did a ton of work on this line, and then I thought of a friend I had in college