Category Archives: Doodles

My Everyday Sketchbook

My sketchbook records many small moments. Some sketches are better than others, but I’m always glad to have a memory recorded and thoughts jotted down in my everyday journal. Here is the big red Yesco Signs truck at the Stephen’s … Continue reading

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On keeping it non-precious. And drawing people.

People are my go-to subject for quick little sketches. They’re the little thread of continuity that keeps my sketching and observation practice going in the leanest of times. And like all observational drawing, each sketch done makes it easier to see, simplify and capture from life the next time I draw. Continue reading

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More Sketch Journaling

More Sketch Journaling. Even @nytimes @nytimesarts says it’s good for you! #sketchjournal #urbansketch Continue reading

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Blurring the Lines: Painting & Sketching

Blurring the Lines: Painting & Sketching. Does it matter what you call it? #artquestion Continue reading

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Workshop in the Santa Cruz Mountains

I’m excited to announce a very special joint workshop I will be teaching in June 2018 with Gay Kraeger and Nina Khashchina. Here are the details: Date, Time, Venue: June 9th, 2018 | 10:00am to 5:30pm | Santa Cruz Mountains, California … Continue reading

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Inktober 2017: One final post

A far from perfect Inktober. Still, I’m glad I did it. Continue reading

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Another week in sketches

A weekly roundup… Continue reading

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