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My drawing and painting life


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

Rulered drawings of R things

I’ve been catching up on lessons from Y is for yellow since I finished the Year of Daily Creating on September 1st. Actually I’ve kept up a regular practice, but … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · 3 Comments

Drawing, drawing… and looking forward

I haven’t posted for a while. Been a bit busy. Not too busy to make art, just taking a little break from blogging for a while. I’m happy to tell … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 · 4 Comments

Unexpected faces

From time to time I love to draw faces. And the ability to see and produce faces now seems to have seeped deep into my mind and they come out … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · 4 Comments

Ink play

Warm up drawing in the studio. Inspired by a tutorial by Carla Sonheim – and the fall weather. 🙂 I played with the ink dropper and a dip pen. I … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 4 Comments