Handsome Man Pen Sketch

I was always avoiding the drawing of people and such, but finally took the plunge. After flipping through a travel magazine, I pulled out a few images and pages to have some free material for practicing sketching and training my eye and hand. Among these pictures, I tore out a sheet or two from an article on Chris Pratt. Eventually, I thought I would give … Continue reading Handsome Man Pen Sketch

Flowers, Figures and Radishes

I found a few seconds to myself yesterday and decicded it was time to really try to get my sketching skills some exersice. It is the only way to get better. The composition, persepctive and values are more inportant than the colors used in a painting. That is something that has taken me a long time to understand, or at least gain an inkling of … Continue reading Flowers, Figures and Radishes

Sunflower Sketch and New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year to everyone! I was enjoying a bit of family and the bubbly and thought that a post could wait a few days. Family comes first, after all. Here is a quick one I did to see if I could get a punch of color right and just played around with a new micro-palette I got for free for one of my art … Continue reading Sunflower Sketch and New Year’s Resolutions

November 26, 2016 Progress

It has been some time, and I have kept busy with the painting and life, and whatnot. I hope everyone has had a great Thanksgiving and had a fruitful Black Friday, if you took part in that, from the comfort of home or from the couch. Here are a few pictures of some works I have made since my last post. Comments and colors below. … Continue reading November 26, 2016 Progress