A Maudlin Sketch

A Maudlin Sketch

I did this sketch in my sketchbook. I guess I was feeling a little maudlin… Then I found this quote, which made me feel a little better. “Build a good name. Keep your name clean. Don’t make compromises, don’t worry about making a bunch of money or being successful — be concerned with doing goodContinue Reading

Sleepy San Francisco Squirrel

Sleepy San Francisco Squirrel

Summary: An illustration based on a recent trip to my old stomping grounds, San Francisco. The illustration MFA program that I am enrolled in is great and has us traveling around the country for different contact periods throughout the year. We meet three times a year, spring and fall, and we always go to Hartford Univeristy in Connecticut inContinue Reading

Figure Drawing Using The Buddy System

Figure Drawing Using The Buddy System

A friend and I use the buddy system to get ourselves out to a local life drawing session, and I show my sketches. It’s great to get out to a life drawing session. It is a bit like going to the gym in that I find it helps to keep my hands and eyes in shape. JustContinue Reading

Life Drawing

Life Drawing

Big thanks to my friend Laurel for getting me out to some life drawing! Here is one from a few weeks ago: These are from last night.         I do hope to keep going to these life drawing sessions. They are not only good for keeping my drawing eye in shape, but I alsoContinue Reading

Watercolor Process