This one was just a quick sketch, I tried out different hair colours to see if they helped the character have a little bit more of an identity but I think I will leave her with white hair… Maybe.? I may keep experimenting.
The reason I wrote what I did is because, although people with mental illnesses think they can do it on their own, like I did, it is almost impossible.
I took information from a video by BuzzFeed Presents called: If Physical Health Problems Were Treated Like Mental Health Problems.
This video highlights everything I’ve been told by people. It’s horrific…
Inspiration: Debbie Drechsler, William Kentridge, Tim Burton.