Category Archives: Animals

The cat as a monoprint

The cat appears in my printmaking experiments. Continue reading

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Small, orange, and never still

This is Samson. Not so small, actually. And often still. Until I decide to draw him. Then he will come sit on my book. Or walk away. But I don’t give up so easily, I’ll follow him around with my … Continue reading

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Day 28: The mess on my desk

Day 28: The mess on my desk, and how that same desk looked 100 years ago… #uskathome #sketchathome #stayhome Continue reading

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Day 27: Cat in basket and Instagram Live

Day 27: Cat in basket and Instagram Live #uskathome #sketchathome #stayhome #peoplesketching #instalive Continue reading

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Ink, Palette, Watercolor and Taxidermy

Jumping around, talking ink, watercolor, small palettes, conservation and hunting. On my way to Chico. Continue reading

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Building a Sketching Practice

Cats. Kids. Sketching Everyday. Continue reading

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Cats are Liquid

Most useful cat-sketching info I’ve had recently: Cats are just a slow-moving liquid. Continue reading

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Day 1 & 2: 30X30DirectWatercolorChallenge2019

Are you participating in the #30x30DirectWatercolor2019 challenge? Continue reading

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30X30 Direct Watercolor Challenge 2019

Are you participating in the #30x30DirectWatercolor2019 challenge? Continue reading

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The last few direct-painting watercolors

And it’s a wrap for the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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