A Quiet Bird

Brown ink, black ink, watercolor

So, I was thinking about someone I saw on the street, an older man with a bit too much in the stomach area, but with a very satisfied, even smug look on his face.  And, he looked like some old bird who was roosting out there in the hussle of the street.  Of course, he was not wearing feathers but rather a three piece suit which is quite something in this summer’s heat. 

As for the drawing itself, it is of course a exercise in light and if you notice those things, the eye follows the light from top of head to toe.  Again, a small work, 5 x 7 inches on 90 lb. cold press paper.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to A Quiet Bird

  1. Linda Halcomb says:

    Intriguing. Looks very satisfied with himself doesn’t he?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s