Friday, December 31, 2010

after richard doyle

Richard Doyle was a relative of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle author of the Sherlock series

This is a study of a piece by Richard.

potato brown

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

potato bug RED

I have several prints in different colors, they are each turning out very different....I keep working on them.....I getting tired of this but must finish what I started.....I'm learn alot too.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Sunday, December 26, 2010

bamboo pen

on rumpled paper that came in a package box

Saturday, December 25, 2010


this is from a photo in the style of Ludwig Bemelmans - the author of the Madeline children's books

Friday, December 24, 2010

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

flash back 15

be in the now but look gently ahead

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Monday, December 13, 2010

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Friday, December 10, 2010

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Monday, December 6, 2010

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Friday, December 3, 2010

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

flash back1

found these art cards I did in 2007.....I tried to do one a day for about 3 are some of the best

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

keeping time

from imagination - ink

Tuesday, November 23, 2010


for a wetcanvas thread - from a great photo posted by June

Sunday, November 21, 2010


trying to draw from imagination more....the eye just on brown paper

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Friday, November 19, 2010


this is done with the wonderful new pilot gel pen set - the colors are very brilliant and the scanner completely "overlooked" the yellow and pinkish purple

Thursday, November 18, 2010

the gang

these are the three stuffed fellas that sit on our bed during the day.....A placed them in this bowl for a friendly overnight

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

band contest

I liked this one but the green ink viscosity is so low it flows out of the pumppen too fast.........and made a mess of this little piece

Monday, November 15, 2010

Sunday, November 14, 2010

congo woman

this was news to me but apparently there is alot of suffering in the Congo ..... pillaging and rape etc over raw material to export......

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Friday, November 12, 2010

orchestra concert 1

our dear daughter is playing the cello -

Thursday, November 11, 2010


My guy made these wonderful sandwiches for my birthday dinner. I got to drink wine and draw!! Isn't he great!!! Handsome too.

Saturday, October 30, 2010

crab apple

watercolor and ink

Thursday, October 28, 2010

after August Macke

thanks all for lookin' in

August Macke 1887-1914 - ink, crayon and oilpastel

image in top and bottom sections