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This Artist Draws Iconic Works of Architecture Using an Etch A Sketch

This Artist Draws Iconic Works of Architecture Using an Etch A Sketch
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Anyone who has ever picked up an Etch A Sketch knows just how difficult and time consuming it can be to draw even the simplest of shapes. But for some fanatics, the challenge is simply a part of the fun. Artist Jane Labowitch, known also as “Princess Etch A Sketch,” is one of those people. Since first picking up an Etch A Sketch at the age of 4, she has been fascinated with the red drawing toy, developing her skills to recreate notable works of art, architecture and pop culture.

Check out her drawings of some of architecture’s most iconic works after the break.

Spending up to 20 hours on the most complicated pieces, Labowitch creates her drawings on Etch A Sketches of various sizes. A recent trip to India saw her expand her artistry into a unique form of travel journalism.

Taj Mahal (With Flowers)

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Red Fort

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Humayun’s Tomb

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Ceiling Detail from Amer Palace Hall of Mirrors

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Tuk Tuk (A covered motorized bike)

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Other pieces include the ornate St. Basil’s Cathedral and the Chicago Skyline:

St. Basil’s Cathedral

Chicago Skyline

A Sunday on La Grande Jette / Seurat

Winged Victory

Check out more of Labowitch’s work at her website, here.

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Cite: Patrick Lynch. "This Artist Draws Iconic Works of Architecture Using an Etch A Sketch" 25 Aug 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/794069/this-artist-draws-iconic-works-of-architecture-using-an-etch-a-sketch/> ISSN 0719-8884

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