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My drawing and painting life

Drawing my food

The other day we had friends over for dinner. For starters we had pumpkin soup. Before cutting up the ingredients I made this drawing in my sketchbook. I’m certainly not … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · 3 Comments

RIP Dick Bruna, creator of Miffy / Nijntje

On February 17th word came out that Dick Bruna, the creator of Miffy (Nijntje in Dutch) had died. I drew two Nijntjes the next day, to remember the man, the … Continue reading

February 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Abstract sketchbook play

The other day I was feeling like playing in my sketchbook, just making abstract marks on the page. I bought new watersoluble pencils and crayons a while ago. I love … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · 4 Comments

Playing with line

Repeating an idea I got from a class by Diane Culhane. Drawing with a line, just seeing what comes as you go from left to right and back. It’s a … Continue reading

January 30, 2017 · 2 Comments

Giraffe!

This is the result of some drawing practice preparing for my drawing class. I can’t help it. I just go back to how I learned how to draw better. And … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Z is for (wonky) zebra

Ha! I love this wonky zebra. The wonky shape is a result from the kind of drawing we did: blind contour. ‘Blind’ in this case means: not looking at the … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

Fireworks for the drawing club

I’m happy. Moving ahead with the drawing club for teens. Next Thursday I’m starting a new series of lessons. Fun!  We’ll make art work like the piece above.  I made … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

A freeing drawing session

  A quick post to show a drawing I did the other day. The background was made using a technique Carla Sonheim shared in #365videoclass, using glue stick on the … Continue reading

January 8, 2017 · 5 Comments

Red, red, red. A little slideshow

I was looking for red things to photograph yesterday. An assignment from Steve Sonheim from a new year long class I’m taking. I’m taking Carla and Steve Sonheims year long … Continue reading

January 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

Some days are yellow

The other day in the studio I made this ‘art supply still life’ before I started painting. It was inspired by the Y lesson from the year long class ‘Y is … Continue reading

December 27, 2016 · 1 Comment