26 December, 2014

Do-It-Yourself Bags

Trying something different for a change -
 Hand-painted gift bags

21 December, 2014

Wake up notes





Idea for a mini wake-up card.
If there were such a thing
as wake-up cards.

30 November, 2014

Textures and Etc.

Quick charcoal pencil & watercolor on thin note paper.
It does not absorb moisture well.
It gets all bumpy and wrinkly.

Ink & watercolor on canvas board
My favorite part is the clouds.

17 November, 2014

Imagining what it's like

 . . . .  to have to run from drones

Brown ink, watercolor, last night

16 November, 2014

First Snow

You can tell this was
Done in a hurry -
Couple of squiggles with a pencil & watercolor brush

30 October, 2014

26 October, 2014

The Eyes Have It

Pencil & watercolor on notepaper
  Five inquisitive little ghosties

A quick Halloween card painted on cardboard

18 September, 2014

The Week's Fun Imaginaries

Shared Faces

Hat Nouveau

Blue Jug and Lemon

Having a Second Thought

Waiting for the Bus

Alice, on her way to T'ai Chi



 Shelf Sentinels
(painted on cardboard tissue-paper-roll holders)

Dream Reach: Pierre and his Dog

 "Where did I leave my keys?" emergency bookmark

Imitato ModigliaFail No. 4

Quirky spontaneous sketches, experimenting with faces, moods, situations,
done with graphite pencil, ink and watercolor

25 August, 2014


opinionart - pen and watercolor, on an outgoing envelope

16 August, 2014

14 July, 2014

06 July, 2014

22 June, 2014

More Weekend Cardboard Sketch People

Don't frame me, she said.  Oops.

My favorite face, though earless

I gave her a green bead necklace

 card portrait made for a soccer friend


modeled after a neighborhood lady

she tries

Sketched & waterpainted on the insides of cereal boxes