Part VI of 939 Drawings: My Facebook Friends’ Profile Pictures in Watercolor & Ink

Posted on Jun 14, 2013 in art, online | 7 Comments

Just a few more before we get back on the road for a few weeks! We’re taking off tomorrow for Kansas, Colorado, and Iowa. We’re going to be visiting artists at the University of Colorado Boulder, visit with family and friends, and run a 5K. We’ll return to Ohio for a bit in Early July. […]

Part V of 939 Drawings: My Facebook Friends’ Profile Pictures in Watercolor & Ink: #102-145

Posted on Jun 12, 2013 in art, online | 9 Comments

First off, congrats to newly-minted-father Jimmy pictured above! Facebook can be a real time suck, and sometimes it gets depressing, but I am always glad to hear of good things happening to friends/acquaintances. It can certainly brighten a morning. And jokes. I always love a good joke. And so it continues, this project I began […]

Wake Up! Drawing Coffee

Posted on Jun 11, 2013 in art, design | One Comment

I’m not really awake yet this morning! Up late last night playing Pictionary and then Trivial Pursuit. It was a blast! Mom and Sue are here visiting from Georgia. We spent several days in Chicago, and now we’re exploring Bowling Green. Detroit is up next! I’m working on scanning in more images for my Facebook […]

Jump Around! and Other Hints for Bad Drawing Days

Posted on Apr 1, 2013 in art | One Comment

I get in these moods where I’ll draw for hours or days, and the work will just pour out of me. Then, out of nowhere, a problem arises. Suddenly my paper is threadbare from erasure, lines grow thick and dark with infinitesimal adjustments–the sky clouds over with pentimenti. It’s been one of those days. I […]

Flocking to the Pump: One Day These Little Drawings Will Grow Up Into Prints

Posted on Jan 21, 2013 in art | 5 Comments

These photographs aren’t great, and they aren’t edited very well (sorry.) But I think these 2 drawings are done. I’ll get up to school sometime soon and photograph these and my other recent pieces more professionally. In the meantime, I plan to start a few more drawings incorporating the crocheted forms and flocks of birds […]