Tag Archives: figurative

Drawing loosely is good

I don’t do tight rendering very well. Never did. Never will. So what! I have found that the best approach is to do what you can do and do it the best you can. One of my favorite instructors at … Continue reading

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Drawing in public

I love drawing in public spaces: planes, trains, restaurants. I also draw in business meetings, especially those in which I need to sit through a presentation or lecture and listen to someone stroke their own ego. In a former day-job … Continue reading

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Fooling Around

Fooling around is good. Lately, I have been fooling around with crayons. After all, it is claimed by none other than Mr. Picasso that the more childlike you are, the better the work. Full disclosure is that the crayons are … Continue reading

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On the run

I spend a lot of time in waiting rooms or in meetings and that as well as production and administrative chores seriously cuts down on the time I have for drawing for my own account. The trouble is that if … Continue reading

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I get emails from time-to-time asking whether my work – either the original or a print – is for sale and if so, how much? The work above is a case in point. After explaining that “Of course it is” … Continue reading

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The Osprey

This is another from the series of drawings I am doing of real birds. I had mentioned that I am doing this series to a friend who has a small cabin in the middle of New Hampshire, north of Lake … Continue reading

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Recent Work: Finch #1

As I have written earlier, I began a new series of bird drawings based on images of actual birds taken from nature. However, just as the case for the imaginary birds that I draw, I am always mindful are the … Continue reading

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