Monthly Archives: December 2011

Last one of 2011

Done with a ball point pen?  Yes, no kidding.  Here’s the story.  I am walking on 10th and I go by the CATM Chelsea Gallery (500 W 22nd) and see these amazingly weird and wonderful drawings.  In I go and right … Continue reading

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Just for fun, a small ogre

Pen & Ink on Strathmore 80 lb natural white drawing paper On the day before Christmas, it was very quiet in my world and I started drawing these very small (4 x 6 inch) pen & inks. Some ask whether … Continue reading

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A face in a crowd

Derwent drawing pencils on rough, natural paper, 8 x 10 This was in New York City, near Madison Square Park on 23rd. Or, maybe 5th Avenue near 53rd. She was one of a million people going by as we pushed … Continue reading

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Guy I don’t like

Charcoal, two conte stick colors on natural paper I never cared much for this guy.  For what it is worth, I am not alone.  I’ve heard folks call him disingenuous, self-aborbed and willing to say anything to get his way.  When … Continue reading

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Blue bird

Pen and ink on blue watercolor I have been doing mythic birds for as long as I can remember.  There is something about their form that makes it easy to compose a picture the way I want it.  This one, … Continue reading

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Portrait: Renko

Derwent Drawing Pencils It took a while but this guy finally just sat there normally rather than striking “interesting” poses that would be more appropriate for the contortion class.  A bad actor with a bad attitude but it all worked out.  … Continue reading

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Here is the cat

Anyone who knows me, knows that there is a cat who gets me up before the sun comes up for a little snack and some fun and entertainment.  Cats are great because once they get what they want, they go … Continue reading

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