yes! two in one week! now i'll only be one week behind!
there are only a few letters of the alphabet for which i've known since beginning of this project whom i was going to draw. this was one of them. "l"female was always going to be sophia loren. i was planning on putting some shading on this, but then i ended up spending so much time on the hair that i just couldn't rationalize spending the time, with work piling up as it is.
so here's the pencil sketch (well, digital pencil) of sphia loren: