tete-a-tete - pencil sketch by Serena Fenton

September 28, 2015

Just a short tête-à-tête between bear and bunny.   I think bear might be a distant cousin to the Grayson Highlands bear from last week.

Bear - pencil sketch by Serena Fenton

Bear in There

September 27, 2015

This little guy showed up, right when I should have been paying attention to other things – and refused to leave until the drawing was done.

Fall Plumage - colored pencil sketch by Serena Fenton
Fall Leaves - Watercolor by Serena Fenton
Grayson Highlands Bears - pencil sketch by Serena Fenton

Grayson Highlands Bears

September 21, 2015

Backpacking in Grayson Highlands we encountered the wild ponies and a family of bears. I couldn’t get photos of the bears, but here is my recollection of their portrait wall.

Piece o'cake - watercolor by Serena Fenton
Sketchbook page - pencil by Serena Fenton
Carrots - watercolor by Serena Fenton
Running and Gathering - watercolor by Serena Fenton
Autumn Chipmunk - watercolor by Serena Fenton

Autumn Chipmunk

September 12, 2015

The pods are ripening on the mimosa trees. Mimosas are the most fabulous and underrated trees in the south. The the summer, they are covered with Pink and white brushy puffs and then in the falls, they get pods.  Not sure what the leaf is from.  I grabbed it on the same walk and liked […]

UNC-Duke field mouse - watercolor by Serena Fenton
Self Portrait of a Younger Artist - watercolor by Serena Fenton
Bell Tower and Resident - watercolor by Serena Fenton