Artist Honors Robin Williams By Speed Drawing An Incredibly Intricate Portrait
Heather Rooney is a self-taught, 21-year-old college student majoring in art who uses colored pencils to create jaw-dropping, photorealistic portraits of celebrities and pop culture icons. Her latest speed drawing project is of hilarious late actor Robin Williams, who passed away on August 11, 2014.
At first glance, this portrait looks exactly like his picture. The amount of detail in her drawings is simply astounding, as are the colors she uses. Her speed drawings are extremely popular on social networks, and have helped her amass over 450,000 subscribers on YouTube. This video of Robin Williams alone has already received over half a million views since it was uploaded on August 22, 2014.