Tag Archives: pen and ink

It can pay to wait

The time between when I started this picture and when I finished it was years. I have been admonished for not finishing things. This picture is “guilty as charged.” But is procrastination always such a bad thing? I didn’t finish … 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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Recent work: drawing in diners again

I was visiting relatives in Canada and we went for breakfast to a nice little diner in Metcalfe, Ontario. They had paper placemats of nice quality so I turned mine over and started to draw a dragon. Then, I ordered … Continue reading

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Recent Work: The Sparrow

One bird that we have around here is the sparrow. Or, at least we have a bird around here that I take to be a sparrow. They are a very social bird and tweet a lot in the early morning … 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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Drawing in restaurants again

This was drawn in a very crowded room. I was attending a celebratory dinner and awards ceremony for my daughter-in-law and her colleagues. They had completed their resident’s training as emergency medicine physicians and their hospital and Case Western Medical … Continue reading

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