Sketchbook Blog

Narrative Sketches And More

I finished my Narrative Portraits class with Oliver Hoeller over a week ago. What an amazing class! We learned many…

Narrative Portraits- Part 1

I’ve been taking a wonderful and challenging class with Oliver Hoeller. Oliver is an amazing instructor and this is the…

Logging The Hours

I’ve sketched in a variety of places this month. I think it’s helpful to keep a calendar and write down…

April Art

I haven’t posted in awhile because I spent the beginning of April getting back into acrylic painting. I wanted to…

Sanibel Sketches

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of getting out of cold Minnesota and heading south to Sanibel Island,…

A Favorite Tool

I got Platinum Carbon black permanent ink for my Sailer Fude pen recently. I’ve been using Noodler’s Lexington gray, but…

Sketching In Warmth

A few weeks ago, I shared about sketching outdoors in the cold. Now I want to share about sketching in…