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Very Sketchy

drawings by ronni wadler!

Granny’s refrigerator is a rotating gallery of scribbles and stick figures by your doodlebug.

But if she’s craving something finer, commission Ronni Wadler to sketch a special likeness of her grand-munchkin.

Working from an assortment of photos, the fine artist interprets your little one’s spirit through soft pencil or charcoal drawings on crisp, white, ecofriendly paper.

Inspired by the loose style of painters like Elizabeth Peyton and David Renfrey, the stylish portraits give your babe the air of a character in a book. Each piece takes about a week to produce.

Wouldn’t want to draw it out.


Ronni Wadler (info@ronniwadlerdesign.com).

This Week in Los Angeles!

HEAR
A Baby in the White House
What: Smiling Planet artist Freddy Deane reads from his beautifully illustrated new book about hope with his artwork on display.
Why: Yes, you can.
When: Sat., 1-5 p.m.
Where: Lost & Found, 6322 Yucca St., b/t Vine St. & Ivar Ave., Hollywood (323-856-5872).

NURTURE
Self-Esteem
What: Chat with a conscious-parenting expert while the tykes meet Heartly, a spiritual version of Barney.
Why: Soul provider.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-noon.
Where: Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Rd., at PCH, Malibu (310-456-6226).

SEE
Wizard of Oz 70th Anniversary
What: Catch the first-ever hi-def presentation of the classic flick during this one-night-only event.
Why: You’re off to see the Wizard.
When: Wed., 7 p.m.
Where: To find theaters, go to ncm.com.

LOCATIONS
Drawings by Ronni Wadler
6322 Yucca St
bt Vine St & Ivar Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90028
323-856-0921
Malibu Country Mart
3835 Cross Creek Rd
@ Civic Center Way
Malibu, CA 90265
310-456-7300
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