live and learn.

Well, I suppose I should start off with the obligatory New Year’s review of the last twelve months, so here goes: Started a blog. Sketching every day, blogging about it. Big dreams and baby steps. Small victories. Surprisingly, no crushing defeats. Life getting...

Octopaisley

I decided to teach myself how to draw paisley last night. This is something that I have noted in the back of my mind as something I’ve wanted to do for quite some time now.  As I began to sketch last night, I was thinking of how daunting it had seemed, and how...

Fireworks

While out of town over the 4th of July, I was sure to snag my sketch book, Prisma pencils, and my trusty camera.  Since my telephoto lens rolled off the counter and will no longer focus, I decided to try my hand at the Macro setting, and messing around with some long...

Ta-Da!

After Monday’s teaser, here’s the finished product, signed, sealed, and [almost] delivered!  This was a piece done on commission for a really sweet girl-friend of mine who will be using prints (with permission, of course) as her wedding invitations.  It is...