A page from my sketchbook
The Betsy-Tacy Illustrations are so fabulous. They capture the comfort and coziness of the fabled American Midwestern childhood (well, my mother’s anyways). The girls looks so stiff that they are almost like stuffed dolls. The backgrounds are American Regionalism, reminiscent of Wanda Gag. When trying to think of new ways to draw a tree, I stumbled back into […]
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!
I am beginning the slow reconstruction of 6 months of blogging. All of this began last fall when I was away from teaching, on fall break down in Eastern North Carolina. That’s when I read about the Inktober Initative by Jake Parker and decided, ‘what the heck’. It would be great to do a drawing […]