Montreal based graphic designer Amanda Mocci produced these fascinating people studies while traveling by subway as a student.
– “Toronto? no, maybe Vancouver? Montreal no, maybe Barcelona!”
I would carry my sketchbook with me every day and draw people. I would then associate the people with adjectives. After that I would come up with an imaginative phrase that goes with their appearance and what they might be thinking at that moment.
The drawing style is simple because she wanted to “evoke movement through still figures by using smudges and blotches of color.” Her Les personnes du métro page has more of these to browse, including close-up detail.