Drawing NYC’s Subway Riders

It’s a joy and passes the time

Sometimes I pick ordinary people doing ordinary things, such as this woman cleaning her glasses. Other times, it’s obvious who I will draw. I always draw these on my iPhone with my index finger- crude looseness, immediacy, is part of the resulting image, and I like it.

Everyone is masked now, I’m proud of my fellow New Yorkers for following the rules, caring…

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Liza Donnelly

Visual journalist/writer for New Yorker, New York Times, WaPo, CNN. TED, SXSW speaker. Looking to change world w humor. newsletter:https://lizadonnelly.substack