August 7, 2017
Hair! My first Illustration Friday entry. Illustration Friday is an online artist community where anyone can enter and share their work. There is a weekly theme and the responses regularly tally in the hundreds, perhaps thousands. There is a current week’s topic (announced every Friday). Artists then make an illustration based on the current topic. […]
July 27, 2017
Midsummer in the south is unbearably hot for most of the day, but fabulous in the early morning hours. It’s a magical time. Walking in the nearby woods, you can hear crickets and frogs; birds are singing their walkup soliloquies and baby birds are shrieking for breakfast. If you look hard, and are lucky, you […]
May 9, 2017
Feeling like a witness to a post-broken-wrist miracle: I am holding a pencil and brush again and making some art! The lines have a good bit more wiggle than they used to, and paint strokes are not as strong.- but I am holding implements of creation in my right hand! Hallelujah!
December 31, 2015
Remember, the best is always yet-to-come
October 31, 2015
Creating the Great Pumpkin – ink and colored pencil. #InkTober 31
October 30, 2015
Trick or Treat – almost here #InkTober day 30
October 23, 2015
Perfect weather in October for a little daydreaming. #InkTober – Day 23
October 22, 2015
What happens as soon as the parents leave the room – #InkTober Day 22
October 11, 2015
A sullen teen for day 11 of InkTober
October 10, 2015
Another ink drawing in anticipation of Halloween – InkTober – day 10
October 8, 2015
InkTober – Day 8 I love Halloween night with the kids costumed up and excited to be conquering the night.
September 17, 2015
It’s two weeks until Inktober. I’ve got to start thinking in monochrome again! From my sketchbook:
August 22, 2015
It’s the end of summer, when I don’t want to move. I just want to sit and watch everything pass by.
August 21, 2015
Some back to school forecasting for this week’s #PaynesGrey #colour_collective
August 4, 2015
I’m been having summer adventures all over the map this year, but nothing really can beat the adventure of a backyard campout.
June 23, 2015
Come Down! Mixed media drawing on toned ground, from a new point of view.
June 8, 2015
For the child in us all, say Nanner-nanner booboo!
June 1, 2015
Consistency is paramount for illustrators, so so I keep reading. So I am working on an all-round understanding of my characters: front, side and back. Character 1 (Rowena?)
May 30, 2015
KidLit illustration warmups in watercolor.
May 30, 2015
From Early 2015, several ink and watercolor pieces:
May 30, 2015
Still trying to get images re-post from the Drupal site. Yes, I could try to rebuild the database in WordPress. I could also spend a gorgeous Saturday afternoon pounding my thumb with hammer. Path of least resistance: re-post!