Belated Birthday To Siouxsie Sioux

Where are my manners? Last week was the birthday of Susan Janet Ballon, best known to the world as Siouxsie Sioux. She turned 61 on May 27th.

Siouxsie and The Banshees was my favorite band during my high school years. Still one of my all time choices actually. Over the years I’ve expanded my music tastes. The other day I played something haven’t listened to in aeons. It was Kiss In The Dreamhouse, their 5th studio album, originally released back in 1982.

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Hardcore fans know about her British television special titled Play At Home, featuring Robert Smith from The Cure. The special was broadcast around the same time as the Kiss In The Dreamhouse album was released.

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Original illustration of Siouxsie Sioux. Hand drawn, pen and ink. Drawn by Michele Witchipoo June 2018.

Again, haven’t drawn her in quite some time. Here’s an illustration started last week. Completed the art tonight, ripe for uploading. Haven’t decided whether to color the piece with watercolor. While I’m deciding, some filters will do nicely.

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Same Siouxsie Sioux illustration, only in red. Drawn by Michele Witchipoo. Pen and ink. June 2018.

 

 

 

 

  2 comments for “Belated Birthday To Siouxsie Sioux

  1. June 12, 2019 at 7:36 PM

    Reblogged this on blackwings666.

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