Friday, September 18, 2009

Donating Blood at the Memorial Blood Center Dwntn Mpls

I donated blood yesterday at Memorial Blood Center's downtown Mpls office in the Roanoke Building, 109 7th Street South.

I sketched in my journal while a pint of my blood drained into the bag. Earlier this year, I sketched my arm with the the bag in the background. The two sketches give an idea of how its done. I encourage everyone to donate blood.


As always, click on the sketch to make it bigger



5 comments:

  1. Only you Ken! I love it. I should have taken you with me to the dermatologist yesterday! Or I should have come and video-taped you sketching as you were giving blood!

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  2. Nice work. The tubes coming out of the blood bag look like veins. The bag looks like an organ that's been ripped out of a body. Eww. Everything you draw looks like it's living. Or at least recently alive.

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  3. wow, do you actually tell them to take from your left arm, so you can draw with your right?

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  4. I'm impersesd by your writing. Are you a professional or just very knowledgeable.Thanku….ALOKA UST-5546

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