We went out to dinner last night and as we were debating healthy options, I sketched the little old man at the bar on the left page. Eventually he paid his tab and left. I wondered why he was drinking alone. I started to work on the rest of the bar when a couple … More Sketching Out
With family life being busy, I haven’t been posting much. I am trying to knock out these post first thing in the morning so they are done for the day. I painted this in my sketchbook last week. I was out with the PALS plein air folks and we went to the Peconic Herb Garden. … More Catching up….
Over the weekend, I had an issue with my eye that sent me to the ER. I had to go to the eye doctor yesterday as a follow up. They put drops in my eyes to dilate them and then they put me in the waiting room until my eyes were ready. This is a … More A sketch from the Doctor’s office
With all this nice cool weather we have been having, our strawberries went beserk. Here’s a quick sketch of 5 that I picked today….
Went out sketching with my sketch group this evening. It was mild for a bit, then a fog came in off the bay and it got chilly and damp. It’s May 31 and my fingers got too cold to hold my pen. So no color today. Maybe I will add a dash of color … More Sketching on the street
Sometimes as artists, we need to put our skills into something that we didn’t quite go to art school to learn how to do. We have a large strawberry patch in our yard. Last year, it was attacked by local wildlife. I looked up home remedies and one suggestion was painting strawberry rocks to put … More Strawberry rocks
Young Roland before his Gunslinger days