Sketchbook

Art Challenge!

My artist friend, Phyllis, gave me a 10 day art challenge where I am to post art I create on…

Never Too Old for Legos

I have a couple sketches to share from this past week. On Sunday, I participated in Urban Sketchers Chicago virtual…

Pretty in Pink

There’s something about flowering trees that makes me want to paint them! A few years ago when I was doing…

Fusing Elements

I continue my online class with Oliver Hoeller on design elements in sketching. Last week I worked on fusing elements…

Out and About

I am taking Oliver Hoeller’s online workshop, “Design on the Fly”. We are learning various design elements to tell stories…

Mother’s Day Flowers

I did a sketch yesterday to share at Urban Sketchers Chicago virtual sketch-meet. We have a theme, do sketches, then…

Spring Marches On…

I’m back to my pen and watercolor, which I like better than working in grays and black. I thought I’d…

Life in Grays

Yesterday I took a break from watercolors to do a black and gray sketch. I chose to do this because…

“Closed”…

Experimentation is the key to growth. The last couple days I have been experimenting with some other materials and formats,…

A Story of Trees

Sometimes I get bored with the my sketches and need a change. I got inspired from the Urban Sketchers Live…