Friday Art prompt! We all take little breaks during our day, whether we are at a desk job, or at home wrangling the family. Take a minute to sketch! Use the image below and fill in the remaining areas of the Metropolitan Opera House.
This page from Melissa Wood's Citysketch New York starts you off and suggests:
Complete the sketch as if you were onstage looking directly at the audience. Add the sheet music of the musicians in the pit and the plush seats of the orchestra floor, along with the multi-tiered seats in the five other levels. Include lots of sparkly lights on each tier of the fan-shaped auditorium.
More about the fun Race Point travel art prompt sketch book:
By Melissa Wood
Part aspirational, part creative, and all doodle. Citysketch New York is a compilation of creative prompts geared to immerse you in the marvels of brilliant New York City. Finish partially created Manhattan skylines, sketch accessories to accompany a chic 5th Ave wardrobe, doodle your own uniquely styled versions of Times Square, and loads more. With guided tips from a New York-based artist on the contours of New York architecture and art, from a fashion designer on the subtleties of New York fashion, and from a cultural expert on the people of New York as well as the food and culture. This is a complete course in Big Apple culture for the enamored. Be inspired. Get creative. After all, drawing a little will help you dream big.
Melissa Wood is an illustrator and architectural planner. She regularly travels to cities all over America and the world and doodles her way through them. Her clients include Crate & Barrel, Trader Joe’s, Neiman Marcus Direct, Nordstrom’s, Kate’s Paperie, John Grisham, George Lucas, Nikki Hilton, and Oprah Winfrey.